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

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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.


Children's Commissioner calls for FASD prevalence study

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11 Sep 2018

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


Drinking and drug use in pregnancy: It’s not OK

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12 Jun 2018

The report “It’s never too early, never too late" from the Office of the Chief Science Advisor, Sir Peter Gluckman, reminds us that it is never too early to address the problem of youth offending.


OCC Newsletter: June 2018

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8 Jun 2018

Bringing different perspectives together to tackle child poverty, standing against bullying, and building the future of education.


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Weaving Our Strengths Forum

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24 May 2018

The J R McKenzie Trust and the Office of the Children’s Commissioner held a one-day hui on reducing child poverty and improving child wellbeing.


A budget that takes children seriously

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17 May 2018

The Children’s Commissioner, Judge Andrew Becroft, says today’s budget takes children seriously. He welcomes the focus on reducing child poverty, a critical step towards improving child wellbeing.


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