Child Poverty Monitor highlights importance of family income Child Poverty Action Group welcomes the inaugural Child Poverty Monitor and congratulates the Office of the Children's Commissioner, the JR McKenzie Trust and the University of Otago's NZ Child and Youth Epidemiology Service.
Christchurch Police are warning residents to make sure they keep their homes secure during warmer weather.
The call comes after investigators noted a number of burglaries that have occurred at premises that were insecure.
Significant erosion at two farms near Taupo after downpours last week highlights the need for careful planning to help avoid soils being washed away, says Waikato Regional Council.
Investigators have released a second vehicle of interest to the homicide investigation in to the killing of Mei Fan.
Police are appealing for any sightings of the vehicle in the Miramar area, or anywhere else in Wellington, on 8 November 2013, the last day Mei was seen alive.
As the festive season approaches the New Zealand Bankers’ Association has reminded people how to avoid fraud and scams over the holidays.
A 15 year old boy was injured yesterday during a school outdoor training program that was based near Tutuwai Hut in the Tauherenikau Valley - Tararua Forest Park - near Carterton.
The student was with a group of about 40 - Rudolf Steiner school students.
The inaugural Child Poverty Monitor, released today (Monday, 9 December) by the Office of the Children’s Commissioner (OCC), JR McKenzie Trust and the NZ Child and Youth Epidemiology Service at Otago University, contains some deeply concerning figures.
Canterbury Museum is celebrating with news that it is the first organisation in New Zealand and Australia to be awarded Gold Accreditation through Investors in People.
A young Kiwi is set to embark on an overland hot air ballooning journey through more than 100 countries. Spanning more than four years, Andrew Parker and his team aim to use the adventure to create awareness of all children’s right to education, while also raising funds for UNICEF’s work.
Auckland Transport has released its final New Network for bus services in South Auckland.
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