Vulnerability Report- NZCCSS

For the last 6 years the NZCCSS Vulnerability Report has tracked the experiences of the families affected by the impacts of the Global Financial Crisis and the organisations that work alongside them. The report shows that, apart from a short period in the 3 years immediately post the Global Financial Crisis, funding for social services […]

Salvation Army “State of the Nation” report David Haigh

The Salvation Army “State of the Nation” report suggests a number of contradictory indicators at work in New Zealand’s wellbeing. This report publishes in 2016 provides information and some rationale for the selected indicators. In particular, while average weekly wages have increased inequality is also rising. This demonstrates the dangers of using averages without acknowledging […]