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Te Whanau Aroha case study

Case study: Te Whānau Aroha

Reports

28 Feb 2018

A case study of a youth advisory group made up of young people experienced in the State care system coming together to advise the then Minister for Children on State Care.


2018 Feb Ministry of Health case study

Case study: Transforming respite

Reports

28 Feb 2018

A case study of engaging with a range of children and young people with disabilities: high and complex needs, autism and cerebral palsy.


2018 Feb Classifications

Case study: Listening to young New Zealanders

Reports

28 Feb 2018

A case study of engaging with young people on viewing sexual violence in entertainment media.


Review of the Property (Relationships) Act 1976

Submissions

7 Feb 2018

Response to the issues paper from the Office of the Children's Commissioner


Time to learn from the past: Children’s Commissioner

News

1 Feb 2018

“Survivors of abuse in state care will have the deep hurt they experienced investigated and acknowledged by this new inquiry”, said Children’s Commissioner Judge Andrew Becroft.


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Children and young people share their experiences of school

News

31 Jan 2018

“If we really want to improve education outcomes, we need to get input from the people it affects most directly – children and young people”, say the NZSTA and Children's Commissioner.


What Makes a Good Life?

In October and November 2018, the Office of the Children's Commissioner and Oranga Tamariki - Ministry for Children asked for the views of children and young people on what wellbeing means to them.

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