We publish a range of reports, submissions, corporate documents and media releases.
Children's Commissioner's Priorities and Our Strategic Framework
28 May 2021
At the Office of the Children's Commissioner, our goal is for all mokopuna to live their best lives. For 2021 to 2024 we have three new strategic priorities.
Bill’s withdrawal good news for children and young people
21 May 2021
Benefit increases a good step towards ending child poverty
20 May 2021
Benefit increases announced today will help relieve hardship among some families, but much more is needed to significantly improve children’s lives now, and meet poverty targets in the future, Childre
End to some handcuffing of mums welcomed
17 May 2021
Today’s announcement by Corrections to end the handcuffing of women in late pregnancy and after birth is a good first step to putting the wellbeing of mothers and babies first, Assistant Māori Commiss
Action needed so all tamariki have high wellbeing
13 May 2021
Child Wellbeing reports today show bold action is needed on discrimination, incomes and housing to ensure Māori, Pacific and disabled children enjoy the same high wellbeing as others.
Tribunal findings must spur changes for mokopuna Māori
30 Apr 2021
The Children’s Commissioner and Assistant Māori Commissioner strongly welcome the Waitangi Tribunal’s call for a by Māori, for Māori approach to care and protection of mokopuna Māori