We advocate for the interests, rights and wellbeing of children and young people

VIDEO: White Ribbon Day


25 Nov 2017

A message from Judge Andrew Becroft for White Ribbon Day 2017

VIDEO: What's working for FGCs


20 Nov 2017

Children's Commissioner, Judge Andrew Becroft and Restorative Practices Aotearoa's Mike Hinton discuss family group conferences and restorative justice.

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A new chapter for children’s rights in New Zealand?


13 Nov 2017

The Children’s Commissioner is calling on the country to embrace children’s rights to ensure their overall well-being.

Video: Child poverty


24 Oct 2017

The Children's Commissioner spoke to the TVNZ Breakfast show about what the new Government might mean for child poverty.

VIDEO: In My Mind: The Early Years


8 Oct 2017

The Children's Commissioner was interviewed for a programme around men's mental health.

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VIDEO: Kia Ora Te Reo - Te Wiki o te Reo Māori 2017


11 Sep 2017

Message from the Children's Commissioner to mark Māori Language Week 2017

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Rachael Bowie

Phone: 027 696 5101

Email: r.bowie@occ.org.nz