Research

Social Investment

Social Investment The Social Investment Agency (SIA) is currently travelling Aotearoa to talk to people who use social services, and NGOs and government agencies that provide social services, about two topics. 1. The Government’s investing for social...

UK research into charities

What's the research about? Charities Taking Charge: Transforming to Face a Changing World. New Philanthropy Capital (NPC) is a registered charity and independent think tank who advise charities, social enterprises, grant-makers, donors, and corporate clients to...

Silver Lining to Bay’s Ageing Baby Boomers

Older residents are contributing $2.5 billion a year to the Bay's economy, with the amount expected to reach $7 billion by 2031. The impact of the "silver economy" on the region's economic wellbeing has been revealed in a report by SUPA-NZ researcher Carole Gordon of...

Mapping the Social Sector in the western Bay of Plenty

SociaLink is now proud to announce the launch of the  ‘Mapping the Social Sector’ project, which sets out to create an evidence base, or ‘map’, to help raise the profile of social services. The ’map’ will overlay the demography of the communities with the services...

Important Survey from the Office of the Privacy Commissioner

Concerns have been raised with us that in 2016 the Ministry of Social Development (MSD) began asking NGOs for “individual client-level data” as a condition of funding. Some NGOs have been asked to provide personal client information (name, date of birth, primary...