This site is one of three sites which come under the korowai of the Community Research family. This is a community site. We ask that all visitors and contributors take care to post content, comments and otherwise use the website in ways that are consistent with our kaupapa.



The focus of the website is on promoting quality research by and for communities in Aotearoa New Zealand.

This website contains content that was not produced by Community Research.

We are not responsible for third-party content and we do not necessarily endorse the views expressed. We accept no liability or responsibility for the way that such information is interpreted or used, or the results of its use.

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