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Our new strategic plan

We’re excited to publish our new strategic plan: A Kiwi Commons Ngā Commons mō Aotearoa. Many thanks to Mohawk Media for the design, Ian Cormack for the translation, and Jay Brooker for the typesetting.

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November 2017 newsletter

Farewell to Elizabeth Heritage After three years as the CCANZ Communications Lead, Elizabeth Heritage is moving on. We wish her all the very best. Come to our tenth birthday party! CCANZ is turning ten! Come party and eat cake with us on Wed 8 Nov in Auckland. More details and RSVP here. We have extended the RSVP […]

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Leaving Creative Commons

Leaving Creative Commons

From our Communications Lead, Elizabeth Heritage: After three years at CCANZ, it’s time for me to move on. Friday 17 November will be my last day. This job has been a real pleasure and I’ve learned a lot. Training as a publisher turned me into the kind of nerd who reads imprint pages in books; […]

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CCANZ is turning ten

Creative Commons Aotearoa New Zealand is turning ten this year, and we’d love to you celebrate with us! We’re having a party at NetHui Day Zero on Wednesday 8 November from 5:30pm at the Aotea Centre in Auckland. We’ll have live music (CC licensed of course!), drinks, nibbles, and a giant cake. Ryan Merkley, the […]

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Grab your copy of our book about CC in NZ!

We’re thrilled to have published  A Quiet Revolution: Growing Creative Commons in Aotearoa New Zealand. The past few years have seen a quiet, relatively well behaved, and entirely legal revolution in Aotearoa: the growth of a thriving Commons of works made available under Creative Commons open copyright licences. A Quiet Revolution tells Kiwi stories as diverse […]

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CC HQ CEO Ryan Merkley to deliver free Open Access events

Ryan Merkley, the CEO of Creative Commons HQ, is visiting Aotearoa from Canada in November to wish CCANZ a happy tenth birthday. While he’s here, we’re putting him to work! Please come to either or both of these free events in Auckland, and help us spread the word. Open Access in Aotearoa: Where are we […]

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September 2017 newsletter

CCANZ on Radio NZ Our Comms Lead Elizabeth Heritage, in her capacity as a book critic, has been on national radio talking about copyright. Work for the Open Data Programme Cool job going for someone – our friends at the Open Data Programme at StatsNZ are looking for a new Senior Advisor. Vacancy closes 10 Sept. Upcoming events […]

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August 2017 newsletter

Farewell & thanks to Fabiana Kubke CCANZ Advisory Panel Chair Fabiana Kubke has now come to the end of her four-year term as Chair, and we want to express our thanks and appreciation for her devoted service. Upcoming events Charity hackathon, 11-13 August, Wellington AOASG webinar, 15 August LIANZA conference, 24-27 September, Christchurch uLearn, 11-13 October, Hamilton […]

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Farewell and thanks to Fabiana Kubke

CCANZ Advisory Panel Chair Fabiana Kubke has now come to the end of her four-year term as Chair, and we want to express our thanks and appreciation for her devoted service. Fabiana has been an active member of the Creative Commons community for many years and served on the first incarnation of the CCANZ Advisory […]

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July 2017 newsletter

Change is afoot at CCANZ Creative Commons is reorganising itself at the international level. We’re hard at work figuring out what that means for us here in Aotearoa NZ. Stay tuned for more news here, on our mailing list, and in our Loomio group. NZ copyright law review We’re excited that the long-promised review of NZ’s copyright […]

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