Management Challenge winner announced

A team from Hauraki District Council, Hiko Hauraki, have won the New Zealand leg of the JLT Australasian Management Challenge and will take part in the Australian final in October.

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Three Waters Reform Programme Investment Package

The Minister of Local Government, Hon Nanaia Mahuta, has announced allocations of the Three Waters investment package - part of a three-year programme for reforming three waters service delivery arrangements.

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Start-up launches to help organisations secure sustainable and diverse range of funders

Hawkes Bay business Giblin Group has launched an innovative online platform which aims to help community organisations secure sustainable funding.

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Upcoming Events

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07 Oct 20

Webinar: A Whole New Ball Game? The Post-Covid Economy and the 2020 SOLGM/BERL Adjustors

One of New Zealand’s leading economic forecasters, Dr Ganesh Nana, will provide an overview of the economic backdrop for the LTP and how that’s played out in the production of this year’s adjustors. .

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11 Aug 20

Webinar: Our Ageing Population - Opportunities and Challenges for Local Government

Office for Seniors Director, Diane Turner, will discuss the new strategy for our ageing population Better Later Life He Oranga Kaumātua 2019 to 2034 and how local government can contribute to achieving the vision of older people leading valued, connected and fulfilling lives

12 Aug 20

Webinar: Using procurement to enhance recovery and meet OAG requirements

Join the Integral Group Ltd webinar, presented by Frank Aldridge to explore how to use procurement to enhance recovery and meet OAG requirements. This is part one of the series.

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These provide local government managers with the opportunity to share knowledge and ‘best practice’ in Local Government in another country

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Members receive quarterly briefings containing information that is highly relevant to management roles in local government.

Through our sponsor Skills, we are able to provide outstanding leadership development opportunities to our Members. Entries usually open in October each year and the recipients are announced at our annual Gala Dinner in April

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Members of SOLGM's five Working Parties have the opportunity to influence and support sector activities of national importance as well as contribute to our key work programmes. Members participating in our Working Parties gain a wealth of knowledge and insight in respect to issues that are critical to local government professionals while also enhancing their leadership skills and career opportunities.

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