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Mai World - annual summary of engagements June 2018


30 June 2018

Mai World: Child and Youth Voices is a way for children and young people's views on a variety of topics to be heard by a range of audiences. Their voices can influence government and community decisions. 

In the 12 months from July 2017 - June 2018, over 5,600 children and young people took the opportunity to provide their perspectives and opinions to us in seven separate engagements. This report gives a brief overview of the following:

1. Tama-te-ra Ariki
2. Ngā Manu Kōrero – Mana Mokopuna
3. Positive Connections to Culture
4. Ōtākaro Avon River Corridor Regeneration
5. Bullying
6. ‘Have your say’; General issues leading up to the 2017 General
Education Matters to me Series
7. Key Insights
8. Experiences of tamariki and rangatahi Māori
9. Progress and Achievement
10. ‘If I were the boss’
11. Transitions
12. Engagement
13. Emotional wellbeing

This report includes many direct quotes from children and young people. You can view the full report below.


Mai World Summary Snippet JUNE2018