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Child Poverty Monitor 2016: Targets and a plan are overdue

Tuesday, 13 December 2016, 1:41 pm | Child Poverty Monitor

Setting targets and creating a plan to reduce the number of children in poverty is well overdue and vital if we want to prevent entrenching a third generation of children in poverty, says Children’s Commissioner Judge Becroft following today’s release ... More >>

Big job ahead despite slight decrease in child poverty

Tuesday, 8 July 2014, 2:39 pm | Child Poverty Monitor

New data released today suggests that if New Zealand wants to be a great place to raise children there is still considerable work to do for the one in four missing out. More >>

NZ's first monitor of child poverty released

Monday, 9 December 2013, 9:49 am | Child Poverty Monitor

Today’s release of the first annual monitor of child poverty puts a spotlight on the thousands of Kiwi kids who aren’t getting the start to life they deserve. More >>

Welcome to the First Child Poverty Monitor Technical Report

Monday, 9 December 2013, 9:44 am | Child Poverty Monitor

This Technical Report marks a new step in monitoring child poverty and social health indicators in New Zealand. It began with a partnership being established between the Office of the Children’s Commissioner, the University of Otago’s New Zealand ... More >>