Alan Johnson

Alan Johnson is a social policy analyst for The Salvation Army's Social Policy & Parliamentary Unit. He is author of Off The Track The Salvation Army's 2017 State of the Nation Report.

May 13, 2020

With the economy in crisis, those living in poverty are set to miss out. Again

How will the budget alleviate New Zealand's pressing social issues?

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Nov 15, 2018

The trickledown farce of Kiwibuild obscures a much more urgent housing crisis

Fixation on gentrifying state housing neighbourhoods to provide sites for KiwiBuild developments seriously undermines the opportunity to meet the most pressing needs

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May 18, 2018

A squandered opportunity to be transformational on poverty

The Labour-led government has missed its chance to help those in the worst poverty

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