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  • Level field for disabled Vaimoana Tapaleao, NZ Herald

    11 July 2013

    Minnie Baragwanath driven by desire to live in world that 'considers everyone'.

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  • Following in Blake's wake Vaimoana Tapaleao, NZ Herald

    6 July 2013


    Some of New Zealand's top men and women have been honoured in this year's Sir Peter Blake Leadership Awards.

    Acknowledging inspiring leaders from all walks of life, the awards were established in honour of the late Sir Peter Blake, widely regarded as one of New Zealand's most recognised leaders.

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  • Wheelchair-friendly Hamilton gets mapped Shayne Elderidge, Waikato Times

    6 June 2013

    Hamilton residents and visitors who navigate their way with a wheelchair or other mobility aid will soon find the task a whole lot easier thanks to an accessible map.

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  • Small business: Working with charities - Qiujing Wong Gill South, NZ Herald

    4 April 2013


    Borderless is a social change company with a mission to create thinking and actions to create positive change in society. More specifically, we create and drive campaigns, digital stories and take-action films with and for businesses, organisations and individuals throughout the world.

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  • Rebuild is chance for billion-dollar disabled tourism Neil Reid, Sunday Star Times

    3 February 2013


    Officials deciding on proposed earthquake-proofing building codes have been told ensuring New Zealand leads the way in access for the disabled will be a financial boom - including the chance to tap into a tourism sector that pumps almost $5 billion into the Australian economy.

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  • Encouraging Leadership Danielle Street, Auckland City Harbour News

    9 January 2013


    Be. Leadership 2012 graduate Sonia Pivac is profiled here by the Auckland City Harbour News. She considers what it will take to build great leadership capacity in New Zealanders who live with disability so that they may become role models for all Kiwis.

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  • IHC backs new accessibility role in capital Community Moves, Volume 51, No 3

    20 December 2012


    IHC is working with Be. Accessible on a new initiative in Wellington to improve community accessibility for disabled people.

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  • Programme fills gap in leadership Cambridge Edition

    12 December 2012


    The Cambridge Edition profiles the Be. Leadership Programme and one of their locals, Brent Macpherson, who recently graduated at Parliament.

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  • Kim takes up battle for disabled Whangarei Leader

    11 December 2012


    The Whangarei Leader profiles local, Kim Silvey, a recent graduate of the Be. Leadership 2012 Programme, and finds out what inspires her to be a leader in accessibility.

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  • Why Diversity Really Matters Ruth Le Pla, NZ Management Magazine Cover Story

    15 November 2012


    Tapping in to the creative energies of all people in NZ will make a material difference to our wealth and future as a nation. We’ve long embraced the mantra, writes Ruth Le Pla, so are we making headway?

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