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New Research Calls For National Housing Strategy

Luke Michael, Tuesday, 29th May 2018 -  A unified national housing strategy is crucial to addressing Australia’s shortfall of more than 200,000 affordable properties, according to new research. The Australian

What Australia Can Learn From Canada’s Approach to Affordable Housing

Luke Michael, Thursday, 19th April 2018 -  A Canadian community housing expert says Australia can learn from Canada’s success implementing a National Housing Strategy, but warned that developing a strategy requires broad

Canada Reviewing Impact of Charity Sector

Wendy Williams, Tuesday, 6th February 2018 -  The Senate in Canada has appointed a Special Committee on the Charitable Sector to carry out a wide-ranging study of the sector and modernise how charities are governed. The mandate

The Future of Collective Impact in Australia

Lina Caneva, Wednesday, 3rd December 2014 -  The Collective Impact approach has gone ‘viral’ according to Collective Impact specialist Kerry Graham as she reflects on a recent trip to a global Summit in Canada.

Charity Overheads Worry Canadian Donors

Xavier Smerdon, Tuesday, 2nd December 2014 -  A majority of Canadians say they will be giving to charity over the holiday season, but many are overly concerned that their donation will support overheads, according to a new survey.…

QLD to Host International Research Centre

Xavier Smerdon, Thursday, 9th October 2014 -  Experts from universities, Governments and NGOs across seven countries are set to tackle the urgent problems of people with deep and persistent disadvantage through a $28 million…

The Winter of our Discontent – Collective Impact in the Australian Context

Lina Caneva, Wednesday, 30th July 2014 -  Australia has much to contribute to the understanding of how the Collective Impact community change framework can be implemented, writes visiting Canadian expert, Liz Weaver,

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Social Enterprise in Canada—What We Can Learn?

Lina Caneva, Wednesday, 4th June 2014 -  The social enterprise landscape in Canada has evolved into a vibrant social economy bringing together a wide variety of stakeholders but what can Australia learn from its experience,

Berry Street Psychologist Embarks on US Research Trip

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 22nd April 2014 -  A clinical psychologist from one of Victoria’s biggest child and family service organisations has been awarded a fellowship to travel to the US and Canada to study best practice…

Profiling the Sharing Economy

Staff Reporter, Wednesday, 26th March 2014 -  A new report from the US has mapped the emerging ‘collaborative economy’ movement – warning corporates that they need to understand this trend of consumers sharing…

New Generation of Canadian Donors – Report

Staff Reporter, Friday, 20th September 2013 -  Generation X is a rising force in philanthropy in Canada — quickly gaining on Boomers and Civics, currently the most generous generations, according to the latest research.…

World Happiness Report Puts Australia in Top 10

Staff Reporter, Wednesday, 11th September 2013 -  Australia has been ranked 10th in a new UN World Happiness Report – behind a swathe of Northern European countries and Canada. This year's report finds that Denmark, Norway,…
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