33 days ago

Community Storytelling

Lindsay Upton from Manukau East Council of Social Services (MECOSS)

Writing your organisation's story is complex.
Candace Thum is a community developer in Auckland's, Manukau East. She likes to write. She likes to help people. She likes to share stories.
Candace specialises in Community Storytelling, and empowering change from the inside out while also documenting key themes and learnings for groups, organisations and policymakers.
Here's her story.

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10 hours ago

Poll: Growing food in school.

NumberWorks'nWords Howick & Pakuranga

Should this be part of your child's school curriculum?

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Growing food in school.
  • 96.1% Yes
    96.1% Complete
  • 3.9% No
    3.9% Complete
665 votes
5 days ago

Poll: Do you support a sugar tax?

Brittany Keogh Reporter from Eastern Courier

Hi neighbours, an international report has ranked NZ's child obesity rate second-worst in the OECD with 39 per cent of Kiwi kids overweight or obese. Unicef is now calling for the Government to introduce a sugar tax to curb the problem. Would you support this? What do you think needs to be done about child obesity? Read the full story here: www.stuff.co.nz...

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Do you support a sugar tax?
  • 29.8% Yes
    29.8% Complete
  • 20.6% No, the Government shouldn't police what people eat
    20.6% Complete
  • 48.1% No, education would be more effective than a tax
    48.1% Complete
  • 1.5% Other (I'll tell you in the comments)
    1.5% Complete
131 votes
6 hours ago

Turbot and oyster with broad beans and hollandaise

New Zealand School of Food & Wine

Prepared by our Level 5 Diploma cookery students, this programme focuses on ingredients and the understanding of advanced cookery techniques and building an in-depth knowledge of how products are transformed by cooking processes.

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