Category: News

Reflections on Community Change

IC and the Tamarack Institute have co-written a new paper in which we reflect on changes in CLD over the past decade and discuss what the future holds. Read the full paper here.

10 year anniversary blog series: part one

Inspiring Communities is celebrating its 10 year anniversary this year. So it’s time to reflect and celebrate! Here’s part one of a three part blog series on what we’ve learnt and what we’re thinking about going forward.

Mataura: a community transformed

Tamariki at Mataura Primary

Ten years ago, Mataura wasn’t seen as a very desirable place to live. But the last decade has seen the town go through a complete transformation.

Auckland Symposium 2018

Join us to engage with 13 people from different places and perspectives celebrating how CLD works for them in Tamaki Makaurau.

Our revised CLD principles

We’ve refined our CLD principles to make them simpler, more accessible and more responsive to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and Māori world views.

Our August newsletter

In this edition: a new Jim Diers blog, more CLD skills workshops, a blog on Child Rich Communities and info on the Whakamana conference.

The Colville Project: building a healthier rural community

Facebook promotion for the project

The emergent issue facing Colville and the wider Coromandel area is a lack of infrastructure, meaning the community has to travel out of Colville for many essential services. The Colville Project has an inspiring solution.

Growing a movement for child well-being

Kids in park, Waitangirua, 2015

Lisa Woods, our Child Rich Communities (CRC) Lead, talks about the CRC Project and what needs to be done to secure better child well-being in Aotearoa.