We publish a range of reports, submissions, corporate documents and media releases.
Bill that establishes new Children and Young People’s Commission a “huge opportunity”
11 Nov 2021
Legislation paving the way for a Children and Young People’s Commission is a huge opportunity to improve outcomes for all tamariki mokopuna
Family support increases a start, but more is needed
6 Nov 2021
Small increases in family support announced today are a welcome step, but much more is needed to make a significant change for children and whānau
Making Aotearoa New Zealand the best place to be a child
22 Oct 2021
In the third of Judge Andrew Becroft’s five addresses reflecting on his time as Children’s Commissioner, he examines five ways we can significantly improve wellbeing for children and young people in A
Our care and protection system has failed – it needs nothing less than radical transformation.
19 Oct 2021
In the second of Judge Andrew Becroft’s five addresses reflecting on his time as Children’s Commissioner, he argues that tinkering with our care and protection system over the last three decades has f
Some stark injustices in our youth justice system need fixing – and here’s how
13 Oct 2021
In the first of a series of five addresses reflecting on his time as Children’s Commissioner, Judge Andrew Becroft identifies some stark injustices in our youth justice system and suggests ways to fix
Call for mandatory vaccination of children’s workforce
7 Oct 2021
The Children’s Commissioner and Assistant Māori Commissioner are calling for a plan for the mandatory vaccination of teachers and the entire children’s workforce in New Zealand.