• Te Ora Auaha

    This summary document gives an overview of the work of Te Ora Auaha, the Creative Wellbeing Alliance Aotearoa, whose mission is to contribute to a healthier, more flourishing New Zealand through the arts.

  • Understanding the Value of Creative Spaces

    This report, commissioned by the Ministry for Culture and Heritage, the Office for Disability Issues and the Ministry of Social Development, with assistance from Arts Access Aotearoa, presents key findings from a survey of creative spaces. It aims to provide key decision makers and agencies with information about th...

  • Statement of Intent Tauākī Whakamaunga Atu 2019-2029

    This Statement of Intent (SoI) sets out the strategic objectives that the Arts Council of New Zealand Toi Aotearoa (Creative New Zealand) intends to achieve, or contribute to, for the period 1 July 2019 to 30 June 2029.

  • Creative Practice for Youth Wellbeing in Aotearoa/New Zealand

    This report was prepared by the Critical Research Unit in Applied Theatre at the University of Auckland. It includes a scoping review of organisations in the Auckland region which work in the field of arts and youth wellbeing; and a review of the international literature which places this mapping work in the wider n...

  • The Wellbeing budget

    This Budget signals a new approach to how government works, and places wellbeing at the heart of New Zealand’s success moving forwards.

  • JUN

    Culture, Wellbeing, and the Living Standards Framework: A Perspective

    This Discussion Paper, jointly commissioned by the Treasury and Manatū Taonga Ministry for Culture and Heritage, provides a perspective on how to better reflect culture in the Living Standards Framework (LSF).

  • SEP

    Pacific Arts Strategy 2018-2023

    Creative New Zealand’s Pacific Arts Strategy 2018-2023 sets out how it will prioritise its investment in the development of Pacific Arts over the next five years and will apply to all of Creative New Zealand’s programmes and policies, including arts funding, investments, arts grants, international capability and...