Organisation

Australian and New Zealand Third Sector Research

Acronym
ANZTSR

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Conference paper

9 Dec 2014
118

This research report seeks to understand why some Australian not-for-profit organisations make voluntary financial disclosures beyond their basic statutory obligations.

Introduction

This paper surveys previous work on voluntary information disclosures in accounting reports of Australian Not-for-Profit organisations (NFPs). This is new research...

Conference paper

18 Nov 2014
49

The meteoric rise of food bank use in times of prosperity leads us to argue that food banks are institutionalised within New Zealand society with texts reflecting civic, market and domestic discourses.

Abstract

The meteoric rise of food bank use in times...

Conference paper

18 Nov 2014
86

This study investigates information networks during the 2010 Merapi volcanic eruption, as a well-proven representative case to capture the capacity of local communities to provide, share, and verify information.

Abstract

Strengthening community capacities is important to significantly increase community resilience after a...

Conference paper

18 Nov 2014
44

On September 4, 2010, an earthquake struck rural Canterbury and the most deadly of over 2,000 aftershocks devastated the Christchurch Central Business District on February 22, 2011 (Ardagh et al. 2012). Questions have arisen regarding population dynamics (Love 2011), marginalized groups, health and social care,...

Conference paper

16 Nov 2014
73

Introduction

Not-for-profits, community-based organisations and social enterprises have volunteerism at its roots, and for many at its heart. The 'Third Sector' is still commonly known to many as the 'Voluntary Sector'. Yet in recent years, many involved in the Third Sector have bemoaned...

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