Media and events

NZWRI strongly commits to engagement with external stakeholders and the public – such as businesses, government and the community. We highly regard the efforts of public commitment to disseminate research outcomes widely and translate findings for a non-academic audience.

Upcoming Events

Watch this space for new events in 2020.

17 September 2020 - NZWRI Seminar Series

This seminar features research fellow Christopher Erwin, who will discuss a recent co-authored paper on the relationship between criminality and victimisation.

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1 September 2020 - Carework Webinar Series

This webinar looks at the challenges for care workers arising from the current crisis and will start a conversation about how we achieve change for justice and equity for paid care workers in the wake of the COVID pandemic.

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Media engagement

NZWRI is regularly mentioned in the media. A selection of articles is listed below:

Surprising link between crisis leadership and employee mental health

AUTi, 17 September 2020

No crisis leadership is better for employee mental health than poor crisis leadership according to new research by Associate Director, Professor Jarrod Haar.


Good leadership can boost te reo Māori

AUTi, 17 September 2020

NZWRI Associate Director, professor Jarrod Haar, discusses the importance of “servant leadership”and the and use te reo Māori.


Enhancing the impact of urban regeneration

AUT, 15 September 2020

A research team led by Associate Professor Scott Duncan, Professor Erica Hinckson and Professor Gail Pacheco has secured $7.95 million to quantify the societal impact of major urban regeneration projects currently taking place across the country.


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