A Dunedin-first project to combat the health and social
implications of poverty has got the green light and the
funding to go with it. Dan Hutchinson takes a look at the new
development being planned for Caversham.
Two ministers, opposite sides of the road in South Dunedin,
both from Zambia - what are the odds?The odds are pretty good
if you consider 85% of Zambia's 14.5 million people identify
themselves as Christian.
The Government has announced it is pressing ahead with plans
to put more state houses and tenants in the hands of
non-government organisations, but local social agencies still
do not know what that entails.
A couple of ''quiet ones'' has turned to deathly silence
in some bars since lower drink-driving limits came into force
late last year. Dan Hutchinson talks to bar owners and the
police about Dunedin's changing social patterns.