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Call For Mandatory Vaccination Of Children’s Workforce

Thursday, 7 October 2021, 12:14 pm | Office of the Children's Commissioner

The Children’s Commissioner and Assistant Māori Commissioner are calling for a plan for the mandatory vaccination of teachers and the entire children’s workforce in New Zealand. “Children under 12 do not have access to the vaccine, so we need ... More >>

Children’s Commissioner Comment On Updated Child Poverty Statistics

Thursday, 22 April 2021, 12:35 pm | Office of the Children's Commissioner

Children’s Commissioner Andrew Becroft has today welcomed the correction of child poverty figures by Stats NZ but reminds New Zealanders to remain focussed on what’s really going on for tamariki and rangatahi. Stats NZ today released updated poverty ... More >>

Children And Young People Want Time With Whānau - Survey

Monday, 14 December 2020, 6:08 am | Office of the Children's Commissioner

A survey of children and young people in Aotearoa discusses how the impact of the Covid-19 lockdowns varied depending on their family situation, with those already disadvantaged usually faring worse, Children’s’ Commissioner Judge Andrew Becroft ... More >>