In partnership with the JR McKenzie Trust and University of Otago, Children’s Commissioner Andrew
Becroft has today released the annual Child Poverty Monitor at childpoverty.org.nz
which shows more bold and sustainable action is needed.
Govt pledges next steps on plastic waste The Government will phase out more single-use
plastics following the success of its single-use plastic bag ban earlier this year
and the release today of a pivotal report for dealing with waste. Prime Minister ...
New information has emerged showing it was the New Zealand First chief of staff who
identified potential conflicts of interest between a forestry company and two senior
government ministers, sparking a series of declarations.
The New Zealand Maori Council has called the latest childhood poverty statistics
released by the Children’s Commissioner as appalling for a first world nation and
has called upon the Government to do more. Matthew Tukaki, the Councils Executive ...
Wellbeing may be at the centre of government strategy, but too many children and
whānau are remaining on the outer, cautions The Royal Australasian College of Physicians
(RACP). In a series of report cards released today, the RACP’s Aotearoa NZ President, ...
Despite global progress in tackling poverty, hunger and disease, a “new generation
of inequalities” indicates that many societies are not working as they should,
the UN Development Programme ( UNDP ) argues in its latest report released on Monday.