We advocate for the interests and wellbeing of children and young people
Many New Zealand businesses, iwi, and community organisations are growing increasingly concerned about the impact of poverty on our children. Giving2Kids guides organisations to make investment decisi...Read more
In all our work we strive to be child-centred. This helps us to make decisions that are in the best interests of the child.Read more
New Zealand’s current high rate of child poverty is one of our biggest barriers to full implementation of the Children's Convention. This is one reason it is such a strong focus of the OCC’s work.Read more
Mana Mokopuna is the approach we developed to monitor services provided under the Oranga Tamariki Act 1989.
We provide advice to government and other organisations on issues affecting children at a systemic level, including the education system and enhancing child wellbeing.Read more
Stats on Kids gives you the numbers on kids - everyone under 18 years of age living in New Zealand.Read more
The State of Care report series is an annual summary from our independent monitoring of the policies, practices and services of Oranga Tamariki—Ministry for Children.Read more
We are the independent and external monitor of Oranga Tamariki – not part of Oranga Tamariki or any other government agency.
We promote child-centred thinking among government and non-government agencies, including advice about the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.Read more