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Statement of Intent 2017 - 21

Corporate documents

30 Jun 2017

regenerate christchurch case study 2017 Page 1

Children’s views on the Ōtākaro Avon River


28 Jun 2017

A Child and Youth Voices Case Study from Regenerate Christchurch

Report shows the way to improve the lives of all children and young people


1 Jun 2017

The UNICEF Innocenti Report Card for 2016 provides a template for how to improve the lives of children and young people living in the most difficult circumstances.

Budget 2017 good news for Kiwi kids


26 May 2017

The Family Incomes Package revealed in Budget 2017 has been welcomed by the Children’s Commissioner as good news for children living in families experiencing severe poverty.

Budget 2017 provides more assurance for kids in care


25 May 2017

More funding for independent monitoring has been hailed by the Children’s Commissioner as a significant step forward for children in the care and protection and youth justice systems.

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State of Care 2017: A focus on Oranga Tamariki's secure residences


15 May 2017

Time to start moving on outdated children’s residences: Children’s Commissioner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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