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ChildFund Launches WEB Safe & Wise To Address Online Risks To Children

Friday, 20 May 2022, 9:12 am | ChildFund

NEW ZEALAND. During the last three decades, the world has seen significant progress in advancing children’s rights to survival, opportunity, and protection, as well as their right to speak on matters affecting their lives. A significant factor in ... More >>

ChildFund And MFAT Partnership To Have A Positive Impact In Pacific Communities And Southeast Asia

Thursday, 2 July 2020, 10:29 am | ChildFund

ChildFund New Zealand and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) have today announced a partnership to increase the social and emotional wellbeing of vulnerable children, youth and their families in the Pacific and Southeast Asia region. More >>

ChildFund's Response To COVID-19 In The Pacific

Friday, 27 March 2020, 4:05 pm | ChildFund

Supporting Kiribati – one of the Pacific region’s most densely-populated islands Staff on the ground in Kiribati to get important supplies and information to locals Life-saving hygiene kits and information are being disseminated to families in Kiribati ... More >>

World Rugby and ChildFund ‘pass it back’

Wednesday, 5 September 2018, 9:12 am | ChildFund

Today (Wednesday 5 September, 2018, NZ) World Rugby and ChildFund announce a major international partnership to change children’s lives through the transformative power of sport, as part of Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan. More >>

Danielle Cormack returns from Africa

Tuesday, 5 September 2017, 11:46 am | ChildFund

Kiwi-born actress Danielle Cormack, most well-known for her roles in Shortland Street, Wentworth and Rake , has returned from a 10-day tour of some of Africa’s most impoverished nations, where she saw first-hand the positive effects of ChildFund New Zealand-funded ... More >>

New Zealand’s response to help drought-stricken Kenya

Wednesday, 26 April 2017, 1:48 pm | ChildFund

26 April 2017 Media release Doubling the impact: New Zealand’s response to help drought-stricken Kenya More >>

Goats make great gifts

Thursday, 1 December 2016, 3:20 pm | ChildFund

Having trouble with your Christmas shopping this year? Don’t worry; we goat this! More >>

Kiwis taking NZ teaching methods to the world’s children

Tuesday, 17 May 2016, 3:33 pm | ChildFund

Teaching methods from New Zealand classrooms will soon be helping children in war-torn and tsunami-battered Sri Lanka pursue a brighter future through education. More >>

Adventure with a cause

Tuesday, 23 February 2016, 2:31 pm | ChildFund

Fundraising trek to bring clean water to children in northern Vietnam ChildFund New Zealand is inviting adventurous Kiwis to take on the ChildFund Challenge: Trek Vi-etnam – a once in a lifetime travel opportunity that will also raise funds to ... More >>

Aid urgently needed for drought-stricken Ethiopia

Tuesday, 9 February 2016, 3:37 pm | ChildFund

As the severity of ongoing drought in Ethiopia is exacerbated by the arid effects of ‘super El Nino’, ChildFund New Zealand is appealing to more New Zealanders to contribute to their growing aid response. More >>

Extra special Christmas trees

Friday, 11 December 2015, 11:24 am | ChildFund

This Christmas ChildFund New Zealand is asking Kiwis to give the gift of trees to families in need in Zambia. More >>

Kiwi kids see danger in the ‘everyday’

Friday, 20 November 2015, 9:39 am | ChildFund

A staggering 80 per cent of Kiwi kids believe they are at risk of abuse or mistreatment online – one of the highest proportions in the developed world More >>

New Zealand answers call for help

Wednesday, 19 August 2015, 2:06 pm | ChildFund

ChildFund New Zealand helps launch Papua New Guinea’s first free, nation-wide family and sexual violence hotline New Zealanders have had a hand in answering a long and loud call for help through the launch of a new family and sexual violence ... More >>

Honour The Bank of Dad and pay it forward this Father's Day

Tuesday, 18 August 2015, 4:59 pm | ChildFund

Remember when Dad gave you the last of his coins so you could race out to the ice cream truck? Gave you that critical financial advice? Or perhaps loaned you the cash to buy a house or start your dream business? More >>

Kiwi kids’ chance to have their voices heard

Thursday, 4 June 2015, 1:02 pm | ChildFund

ChildFund wants Kiwi children to have their views heard worldwide in the largest annual poll of children’s opinions. More >>

ChildFund wheels in Christmas cheer with bikes in lights

Thursday, 27 November 2014, 5:23 pm | ChildFund

All around the world children will be dreaming about finding a shiny new bike under the tree on Christmas morning, but how about an entire tree of bikes? More >>

Our kids say: We are failing in our duty to protect them

Thursday, 20 November 2014, 8:57 am | ChildFund

Our kids say: We are failing in our duty to protect them More than a quarter of Kiwi kids say children’s right to be safe and protected isn’t being upheld in New Zealand, identifying protection from violence, abuse and murder as the most lacking. ... More >>

ChildFund launches appeal to help Ebola orphans

Friday, 17 October 2014, 10:17 am | ChildFund

ChildFund New Zealand is asking New Zealanders to contribute to an emergency appeal to support children orphaned and stigmatised by Ebola. More >>

Wanted - Dusty old bikes!

Thursday, 11 September 2014, 3:07 pm | ChildFund

Do you have a dusty old bicycle lurking in the garage, languishing in the garden shed or hiding in that eerie forgotten spot behind the house? Well, now you can give it a shiny new life for a great cause. More >>

Chance to rub shoulders with top business leaders nearly up

Wednesday, 4 June 2014, 5:21 pm | ChildFund

New Zealanders have less than two days left to bid for a one-on-one business mentoring lunch with the decision makers at the top of some of New Zealand’s most-renowned companies. More >>