Inequality in Dunedin

Video from Te Papa forums: Closing the gap between rich and poor

12 November 2012

Forums for the Future: Between Rich and Poor were held at Te Papa on 13 September and 4 October 2012. 13 September 2012 Political columnist Colin James, health researcher Philippa Howden-Chapman, and Stephanie McIntyre, Downtown Community Ministry Director, discuss the effects of inequality. Video 1: Panel discussion Video 2: Q&A 4 October 2012 Four leading […]

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Government announces next phase of welfare reform

29 February 2012

Social Development Minister Paula Bennett has announced that stage one of the National-led Government’s comprehensive welfare reforms will get underway next month. Delivering better public services is one of the Government’s four key priorities for its second term and welfare reform is central to that. The welfare reform programme will put a clear emphasis on […]

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