Resources

This page contains the resources referred to in the book.

  • click here for the ends policies of Te Waka
  • click here for a sample of ends policies for other organisations
  • click here for the limitation policies of Te Waka
  • click here for the board practice policies of Te Waka
  • click here for a sample meeting agenda for Te Waka
  • click here for the complete governance manual of Te Waka



Other helpful resources include the following:

  • Govern for Impact is an international organisation which promotes the Policy Governance system;  its website is here.
  • The authoritative website for Policy Governance is here.



The following Policy Governance publications are listed in the endnotes of Te Kete Kāwanatanga and are available through the usual channels:

  • Carver, J. (2006). Boards that Make a Difference: a new design for leadership in nonprofit and public organisations. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.
  • Carver, J. and M. Carver (2004). Reinventing Your Board: a step-by-step guide to implementing Policy Governance. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.
  • Oliver, C. (2009). Getting Started with Policy Governance: bringing purpose, integrity and efficiency to your board. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.
  • Carver, J. and C. Oliver (2002). Corporate Boards that Create Value: governing company performance from the boardroom. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.