ActionStation is an independent, member-led not-for-profit organisation representing over 100,000 Kiwis holding power to account, standing for a fair society, healthy environment & economic fairness. Ruby Powell @ [email protected]| www.actionstation.org.nz
The Wellington Diocese are active in promoting social justice throughout the region.
Contact: Kate Day – Email: [email protected]
Basic Income New Zealand came into being early 2015 as a direct consequence of two talks by Professor Guy Standing given at a Humanist, Rationalist and Skeptics conference held at Havelock North on February 14 and 15. Professor Standing spoke about his most recent work and the concept of The Precariat and his latest book … Continue reading Basic Income New Zealand (BINZ)
Beneficiary Advisory Service is based in Christchurch, formerly the Christchurch People’s Resource Centre. The BAS has a strong commitment to social justice and a fair society. They provide advice and information as well as advocacy to government and other agencies on issues of concern to beneficiaries. Contact Claire Gray [email protected] | www.bas.org.nz. .
Every Child Counts advocates for the policies, practice and attitudes that enable children to thrive. We are a coalition of organisations and individuals working to increase the status and wellbeing of New Zealand children, led by Barnardos, Plunket, UNICEF, Save the Children and Mana Ririki. Our campaigns include ‘For every child a healthy home’, a … Continue reading Every Child Counts
Based on the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and the Ottawa Charter, the HPF is the umbrella organisation for all those who identify health promotion as part of their work. Contact: Sione Tuitahi/ www.hauora.co.nz
Hui E! seeks to promote , strengthen and connect the community sector : tangata whenua organisations, charities, incorporated societies, clubs, boards, trusts and informal community groups. Contact: Ronja Levers / www.huie.org.nz
A movement to promote community-led development, acting as a catalyst to recognise the potential in local people, and using our experience and expertise to mentor, broker, train and connect communities to become even better places to live, work and invest in. Their vision is An Aotearoa where all communities flourish – connected, positive communities with … Continue reading Inspiring Communities
The Manawatū Tenants’ Union (MTU) advocates for tenants at the individual and societal level, providing free advice, advocacy, and education services based in the Manawatū. Contact: Ben Schmidt, Coordinator Email: i[email protected] Phone: 027 5422 071 Website: www.mtu.org.nz Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/manawatutenantsunionhttps://www.facebook.com/manawatutenantsunion
Covering a wide range of issues including poverty and inequality, climate change, refugees and working with Te Tiriti.
Contact: Betsan Martin | Email: [email protected]
An independent policy forum that aims to provide a forum for education and debate on progressive policy priorities.
Contact Mike Smith / www.fabians.org.nz
Working in every community in New Zealand, leading and advocating for quality public education.
Oxfam has a vision of a world without poverty where people are valued and treated equally, on a planet that has the natural resources to sustain them.
Taking a leading role in promoting public health and influencing public policy.
Prudence Stone – [email protected]
Contact Re-Imaging Social Work in New Zealand through the website
Renters United has a plan to fix renting that ensures that every renter should have the right to live in a safe and healthy home, pay affordable rent, find and rent a home free from discrimination, intimidation and harassment, expect a respectful and responsive relationship with their landlord, have a rental agreement that grants them … Continue reading Renters United
Tax Justice Aotearoa New Zealand proposes to ring about the complete end of Aotearoa New Zealand as a tax haven, advocate for fairness and reduction of inequalities, both in New Zealand and internationally, and to significantly reduce corporate tax avoidance and evasion. Contact [email protected] www.taxjustice.net/tag/new-zealand
Seeing our neighbourhoods become happy, healthy places that people are proud to be associated with.
The Methodist Alliance is the formal alliance of the Methodist Missions, Trusts and Parishes that are delivering social services across Aotearoa. Our vision is a just and inclusive society in which all people flourish. The Methodist Alliance is committed to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and the bi-cultural journey. Methodist organisations provide a wide range of … Continue reading The Methodist Alliance
The PSA is New Zealand’s largest union, interested in the debate about equality and how fair and fully funded community and public services can help make Aotearoa New Zealand a better, fairer place for all.
Sarah Martin | www.psa.org.nz [email protected]
Time Bank’s Mission is facilitating an equitable and resilient way forward for Aotearoa New Zealand by creating a means of exchange that values sharing the gifts we have with others, strengthening a sense of community and inspiring respect for each other and our environment. Contact: Julie Lee / www.timebank.org.nz
VNZ creates an environment which supports, promotes, values and encourages effective volunteering throughout health, welfare, education, cultural, faith-based, community support, ethnic, sport and recreation, conservation, special interest and international groups. Contact: Katie Bruce | www.volunteeringnz.org.nz
Contact us at [email protected].