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A Narrow Majority Support Cannabis Legalisation - But Turnout Will Be Crucial

Wednesday, 8 July 2020, 8:08 am | Helen Clark Foundation

A new poll released by the Helen Clark Foundation and the New Zealand Drug Foundation shows that cannabis legalisation would pass if the referendum were held today. The results, from UMR, show 48% in favour and 43% opposed, up from 46% support in a previous ... More >>

Guarantee Minimum Income, Close Digital Divide, Build Better Cities To Fix Loneliness, Says Report

Wednesday, 24 June 2020, 6:54 am | Helen Clark Foundation

New Zealand should prioritise loneliness in social policy as it recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic, recommends a new report. WSP and The Helen Clark Foundation have released the first report of their partnership, Alone Together, a ground-breaking ... More >>

Cannabis Legalisation And Control Bill: Once-in-a-generation Chance To Put Public Health First

Friday, 1 May 2020, 4:42 pm | Helen Clark Foundation

The Helen Clark Foundation welcomes the Government’s release of the Cannabis Legalisation and Control Bill on which New Zealanders will vote on in the referendum due on 19 September. “The Bill delivers a regulated and controlled legal market for cannabis ... More >>

HCF reiterates support for yes vote in Cannabis Referendum

Tuesday, 3 December 2019, 4:46 pm | Helen Clark Foundation

The Helen Clark Foundation today reiterated its support for a yes vote in next year’s cannabis referendum, following today’s announcement by Justice Minister Andrew Little setting out the proposed cannabis law reform to be voted on in 2020. More >>

Ten ways to tackle hate

Tuesday, 12 November 2019, 8:43 am | Helen Clark Foundation

A Helen Clark Foundation project to reduce online harm will be presented today in competition at the Paris Peace Forum. 'The Christchurch Principles' full report is available for download here . The Forum is a prestigious international event, initiated ... More >>