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Our new Public Lead Mandy Henk introduces herself
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Our new Public Lead Mandy Henk introduces herself

20 April 201720 April 2017

Kia ora koutou New Zealand! I’m Mandy Henk, the new Public Lead for Creative Commons Aotearoa New Zealand. Getting involved with copyright is a bit like joining the mafia–once you’re in, you’re in. There’s no way out. I was first inducted back in 2004. Back then, I worked for Vanderbilt Law Library. As the Access...

April 2017 newsletter
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April 2017 newsletter

6 April 20176 April 2017

Open Data Day shenanigans NZ celebrated international Open Data Day last month, and Stats NZ held a datarama with great success. It’s really encouraging to see the practice of open data becoming more mainstream with each passing year. You can even get cushion covers of openly licensed maps of Aotearoa! Podcast on textbooks & open...

Appointment of new CCANZ Public Lead: Mandy Henk
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Appointment of new CCANZ Public Lead: Mandy Henk

29 March 201729 March 2017

We’re delighted to announce that at long last we have been able to appoint a new Public Lead for Creative Commons Aotearoa New Zealand: Mandy Henk. Nau mai! Mandy is a librarian, writer, and advocate for a healthy and vibrant Commons. Since 2004, Mandy has worked with library users to help them understand their rights,...

March 2017 newsletter
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March 2017 newsletter

6 March 20176 March 2017

Advisory Panel member wanted We’re looking for a new CCANZ Advisory Panel member focussing on the business & tech sector. Could it be you? Applications close 17 March. Please shoulder-tap anyone you think fits the bill. New global CC network proposal There are new ideas afoot for how the global Creative Commons network – including CCANZ...

Seeking a new Advisory Panel member
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Seeking a new Advisory Panel member

13 February 201713 February 2017

Creative Commons Aotearoa New Zealand invites expressions of interest from individuals for placement on the CCANZ Advisory Panel. We are specifically interested in hearing from those with experience or involvement in the technology and business sector. The purpose of the Panel is to provide guidance on the governance and strategic direction of Creative Commons Aotearoa New Zealand. While the panellist...

CCANZ February 2017 newsletter
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CCANZ February 2017 newsletter

2 February 20172 February 2017

Come work for CCANZ! We’re looking for a new Public Lead here at Creative Commons Aotearoa New Zealand. Could it be you? Applications close next Friday, 10 February 2017. Please pass the link on to anyone you think would be interested. CCANZ funded til 2018 And we’re able to recruit for a new Public Lead...

CCANZ roadmap 2017-18
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CCANZ roadmap 2017-18

2 February 20172 February 2017

Due in large part to our confirmed funding from Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment Hīkina Whakatutuki, we are pleased to be able to plan a full stream of work for 2017 and beyond. Download the new roadmap [.ods file]

December 2016 newsletter
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December 2016 newsletter

5 December 20165 December 2016

Creative Commons news We’re excited to welcome three new additions to our CCANZ Advisory Panel: Paula Eskett, Mark Crookston, and Jonathan Ball. Many thanks again to Carolyn Stuart and James Ting-Edwards for their service. Ka pai, GeoNet! It’s been pretty shaky times lately and we’re grateful to GeoNet for their excellent service. Did you know...

Welcoming three new CCANZ Advisory Panel members
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Welcoming three new CCANZ Advisory Panel members

22 November 201622 November 2016

We are delighted to welcome Paula Eskett (Education), Mark Crookston (Government) and Jonathan Ball (Community) to the Creative Commons Aotearoa New Zealand Advisory Panel. Paula is a Knowledge Curator at CORE Education. She is passionate about open education and has completed Creative Commons’ international Institute of Open Leadership programme. Mark is the Principal Advisor, Government Information...

November 2016 newsletter
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November 2016 newsletter

1 November 20161 November 2016

Creative Commons news Congratulations to our own Keitha Booth for her shortlisting in the prestigious international Open Data Awards! Keitha is up for the Individual Champion award. Fingers crossed! Open list of CC schools in NZ We welcome the two latest additions to the list of NZ schools that have a Creative Commons policy to enable...