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Learning to measure wellbeing from the Swedish experience

Media releases

27 Sep 2018

Two Swedish poverty and wellbeing specialists will be in Wellington next week as guests of the Office of the Children’s Commissioner and the Institute for Governance and Policy Studies at Victoria Uni


Prime Minister promotes work of the Office of the Children’s Commissioner on global stage

Media releases

26 Sep 2018

The Office of the Children’s Commissioner received global recognition when Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern spoke about the Office’s work in her speech during her New York trip.


If you were the boss of education in New Zealand, what would you do first?

Media releases

26 Sep 2018

The government’s multi-pronged conversation about the future of education is providing an opportunity for people of all ages to share their views with decision-makers.


Children's Commissioner calls for FASD prevalence study

Media releases

11 Sep 2018

The Children’s Commissioner, Judge Andrew Becroft, is calling for a study into the prevalence of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD).


Submission: Free-to-air television time bands

Submissions

1 Aug 2018

The Broadcasting Standards Authority of New Zealand (BSA) is reviewing the time bands for television content. These time bands define what kinds of programmes (i.e. classified general audience, parent


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Third Universal Periodic Review of New Zealand’s Human Rights Performance Submission

Submissions

12 Jul 2018

A submission from the Office of the Children's Commissioner to the Universa


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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