News Releases

(Photo: Lucy Swinnen, the Wellingtonian)  

The articles in this section feature local and regional Poupou (Member) news about adult literacy students, tutors, managers, events and programmes

Scroll through the titles below to see a range of articles.

Literacy fund supports North Otago businesses

Nearly $200,000 will help North Otago businesses improve their health and safety status as well as their productivity by maximising employees’ literacy, numeracy and communication skills. 

Driving towards safer roads - Te Roroa, Dargaville

Those stuck on their learners or restricted driver’s licences could soon receive some motivation to go for their full licence with Te Roroa Learning Assistance in Dargaville receiving a vehicle from Roadsafe Northland specifically for this purpose.

Skills Highway - NZ Post Success Story

"NZ Post worked with Literacy Aotearoa to introduce a pilot programme to the International Mail Centre, called Take Off." 

Wellington & Waitakere Poupou receive awards

Two Literacy Aotearoa Poupou (member providers) have just received awards for the work that they do.