Sanctuaries of New Zealand Inc (SONZI)
Sanctuaries of New Zealand Inc. is an incorporated society with a management committee independent of sanctuariesnz.org and Landcare Research.
Its membership is open to individuals, sanctuaries, and related organisations.
Its purposes are to:
- Advocate for the sanctuaries movement in New Zealand, and develop support from other national organisations with related aims.
- Facilitate communication, capacity building and the sharing of ideas and research between sanctuaries participating in the network (an objective it shares with sanctuaries.org).
- Promote and enhance economic support for the sanctuary movement in New Zealand.
The first SONZI AGM was held in Karitane in September 2014. The minutes can be found here.