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Kete Kupu Word Basket Issue 30

Kete Kupu Word Basket Issue 30


The March issue of the NZCCSS newsletter Kete Kupu is now online.
Kete Kupu includes information and commentary on a wide range of social service issues and provides updates and commentary on social service policy and practice. To download the newsletter, please follow the website link to download a PDF of Kete Kupu from our website: click here to download Kete Kupu.

Some of the highlights of this March 2014 issue include:
• Inequality is a top Issue for 2014
• Inequality in New Zealand - get informed
• Poverty in New Zealand: even worse than we thought
• Children's Action Plan
• Social Housing Reform - Housing Needs Assessment Changes
• Request for Information on Social Housing Capacity
• Reviewable Tenancies for Housing NZ Tenants from July 2014
• No Interest Rate Cap for Loan Sharks
• Poverty is No Picnic
• Wages are a Flashpoint for Aged Care in 2014

If you have comments or feedback on our newsletters or any suggestions for additional items or sources of information to include in Policy Watch, please let us know. All feedback is gratefully received - please send any comments to admin@nzccss.org.nz

Ngā mihi nui,

From all of us in the team at NZCCSS.

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