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

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Legislating to reduce child poverty


1 May 2014

This Research Brief is based on a research paper by John Hancock and explores the impacts child poverty legislation has had in the UK, and what lessons New Zealand can take from that approach.

Mitigating poverty with microcredit


1 Aug 2013

This paper discusses the rationale for microfinancing, proposes a definition, comments on the Government’s announcement that it will develop microfinance policy, and canvases key policy parameters.

Looking for our parenting guides or posters?

We have moved to online publication of our reports and guides and no longer have hard copies available to order. We have also discontinued the 'Behaviour' series of brochures and posters.

SKIP (Strategies with kids/Information for parents) has some helpful resources available for parents and those working with parents.

Our popular booklet 'Choose to Hug' is available to download.

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