No time to waste

May 31, 2018 Eugenie Sage 0

The Waste Management Institute of New Zealand has issued a discussion paper today entitled “Rebooting Recycling – What can Aotearoa Do?” It responds to China’s Read More

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Whakatane waste minimisation

June 27, 2014 Denise Roche 2

I was pretty taken with the colourful collection of re-upholstered chairs which are testament to the organisations ability to add value to material that would otherwise end up in landfill.

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Wasted

March 21, 2014 Denise Roche 2

Tomorrow I start a week-long challenge to create no waste.  It’s primarily a fundraiser (feel free to sponsor me) however it is also an opportunity Read More

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Community-led development – good news from the grassroots!

March 21, 2011 Catherine Delahunty 3

I had two very positive days last week meeting with community sector groups in Porirua and in Nelson. It was great to hear some positive stories from people who are leading change in these places, and to realise how much great work is going on despite the recession, the Government and the hard times since the earthquake.

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Songs of Freedom

September 18, 2009 NZ Green Party 1

Songs of Freedom reverberated through Karanghape Rd’s St Kevin’s Arcade as two Pacific Island icons launched Auckland’s Heritage Festival. Reggae musician Tigilau Ness (pictured right) Read More

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