The Social Policy & Parliamentary Unit works toward the eradication of poverty by encouraging policies and practices that strengthen the social framework of New Zealand.
We provide solid social research and robust policy analysis, engaging with national opinion makers in politics, government, business, media and education.
No young person must be allowed to leave school to nothing—no job, no further training, no hope. The Salvation Army is issuing this challenge to the New Zealand community in a report titled ‘What Next?’, focused on the employment needs of 15- to 24-year-olds.
Our reports such as State of the Nation explore the wide range of social issues affecting New Zealanders today.
Salvation Army submissions to Government on a wide range of social issues.
Around the world, The Salvation Army is passionately committed to working alongside governments, NGOs and civil society to identify and address the causal factors which perpetuate the crime and to respond.
Confront and challenge your thinking on a variety of faith and justice-driven topics.
Video resources on a variety of topics from the Social Policy & Parliamentary Unit.
Speeches and Conference Papers given by our Social Policy & Parliamentary Unit, available for download.
Regular and occasional newsletters from Social Policy Unit, including Public Sphere.
To comment or for information or printed copies of reports, please contact:
The Social Policy and Parliamentary Unit
PO Box 76249, Manukau 2241
DD: +64 9 261 0886
Email: Social Policy Unit