The Institute of Public Policy has three centres that are housed under the Institute. Each centre has a wealth of knowledge and resources in their area and can be contacted for more information. Centres are:
(Love Chile will be on sabbatical leave in 2013. The community development papers will not be offered in 2013, but will be offered from July 2014).
The Centre for Community Investment and Development is a dedicated centre managing projects in this area. The Centre aims to increase the frequency and efficacy of social investment by promoting full interaction and common purpose between business, government and the community.
Associate Professor Love Chile: 64 9 921-9999 ext. 8312
Local Government Centre aspirations are to build a New Zealand based cluster of expertise on local government and governance. Importantly, Local Government Centre staff will actively forge working relationships with private and public sector agencies, and with councils, so as to enhance and strengthen the capacity of local authorities to effectively deliver upon their statutory duties.
Marilyn Waring honoured by human rights award
Tireless human rights work has seen AUT's Professor Marilyn Waring receive the Amnesty International Aotearoa NZ Human Rights Defender Award for 2013.
IPP submission expresses concerns over proposed changes to local government bill
The Local Government Centre within IPP has expressed concerns over proposed changes to the the Local Government Amendment Bill.