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PUCM research project on planning & governance under the Local Government Act
(NZ International Institute for Impact Assessment, 2004)
Long-Term Council Community Plans : a scoping survey of local authorities
(The International Global Change Institute (IGCI), Univeristy of Waikato., 2005-05)
Planning and governance under the LGA : lessons from the RMA experience
(The International Global Change Institute (IGCI), University of Waikato, 2004-06-01)
Community indicators: development, monitoring and reporting
(Lincoln University, 2009)
The New Zealand Government is striving to improve the way it measures progress and plans for change in an integrated ‘whole of government’ manner. The Local Government Act 2002 serves to strengthen participatory democracy ...
Lyttelton Harbour community sewage
(Lincoln University. LEaP., 2009)
This article outlines the establishment of the Lyttelton Harbour Working Party that was set up to investigate new treatment and disposal options for the Diamond Harbour, Governors Bay and Lyttelton sewage.
Community small scale wind farms for New Zealand: a comparative study of Austrian development, with consideration for New Zealand's future wind energy development
(Lincoln University, 2008)
In New Zealand, the development of wind energy is occurring predominantly at a large scale level with very little opportunity for local people to become involved, either financially or conceptually. These conditions are ...
Will the NZCPS adequately protect the coast?
(Lincoln University, 2009-06)
To the question 'Will the new NZCPS adequately protect the coast?' the answer is clearly 'no'. The 'no' lies conceptually in the simple fact that protecting the coast is not the purpose of the NZCPS, nor can the NZCPS ...
Community outcome processes as a forum for community governance
(The International Global Change Institute (IGCI), University of Waikato, 2008-01)
Research for this report is part of a project on evaluating the quality of planning and governance under the Local Government Act 2002 (LGA). It is in turn part of a much larger on-going programme of FRST-funded research ...
Collaborative water governance in New Zealand : turning the tide in the Canterbury region?
(Lincoln University, 2008-06)
Our objective in this paper is to draw on the increasingly voluminous international literature on collaborative approaches to watershed, natural resource, and ecosystem management to critically appraise the potential for ...
Institutional barriers to developing community indicators in New Zealand : a preliminary assessment
(Commonwealth Local Government Forum and the UTS Centre for Local Government, 2008-05)
There has been enormous activity in many countries and by international agencies during the last few decades to develop indicators to measure trends in different attributes of the environment, including indicators for ...