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CPAG asks, what’s changed since Park Up For Homes?

By   /  June 16, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Child Poverty Action Group, Children and Wellbeing, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on CPAG asks, what’s changed since Park Up For Homes?

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: CPAG asks, what’s changed since Park Up For Homes? 16 June 2017 June 16 marks the anniversary of the inaugural event for the Park Up For Homes movement which took place at the Mangere town centre, Auckland. A year on, […]

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Poor Report Card result shows New Zealand is failing its children

By   /  June 15, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Child Poverty Action Group, Children and Wellbeing, English, Environment, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Poor Report Card result shows New Zealand is failing its children

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Poor Report Card result shows New Zealand is failing its children 15 June 2017 Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) says that New Zealand’s failure to improve the situation for many children is evidenced in the latest Innocenti Report Card 14 […]

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Making sense of the Government’s housing numbers

By   /  June 7, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Child Poverty Action Group, Children and Wellbeing, Economics, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Making sense of the Government’s housing numbers

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Making sense of the Government’s housing numbers In a press release of June 1 2017, Social Housing Minister Amy Adams claimed her Government was “planning to increase the number of social houses from 66,000 today to 72,000 over the next […]

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Social Investment priorities for a New Zealand where all children can flourish

By   /  June 7, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Child Poverty Action Group, Children and Wellbeing, Economics, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Social Investment priorities for a New Zealand where all children can flourish

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Social Investment priorities for a New Zealand where all children can flourish 07 June 2017 CPAG (Child Poverty Action Group) says that with a government election impending, it is crucial to bring in policies that have the wellbeing of all New […]

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“Sanitary hygiene products too expensive,” says CPAG

By   /  June 6, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Child Poverty Action Group, Children and Wellbeing, Economics, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on “Sanitary hygiene products too expensive,” says CPAG

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: “Sanitary hygiene products too expensive,” says CPAG 06 June 2017 Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) supports the call by Dr Sarah Donovan, from  the University of Otago’s Department of Public Health, to improve access to sanitary hygiene items by removing […]

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Would you buy your child’s future from this man?

By   /  June 1, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Child Poverty Action Group, Children and Wellbeing, Economics, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Legal, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Would you buy your child’s future from this man?

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Would you buy your child’s future from this man? In his Pre-Budget speech on 3 May 2017, the Prime Minister Bill English opens with: “We are known for our lifestyle, safe and friendly communities and a clean and green environment.” […]

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Nga Tangata Microfinance media release: Consumer organisations help Commission catch crooks

By   /  May 31, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Business, Child Poverty Action Group, Children and Wellbeing, Commerce, Economics, English, Environment, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Legal, Legal Issues, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Nga Tangata Microfinance media release: Consumer organisations help Commission catch crooks

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Nga Tangata Microfinance media release: Consumer organisations help Commission catch crooks 31 May 2017 Nga Tangata Microfinance (NTM) welcomes the collaboration between the Commerce Commission and consumer organisations, including budgeting services, which is triggering investigations and prosecutions of third tier lenders. One […]

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CPAG May Newsletter

By   /  May 22, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Business, Child Poverty Action Group, Children and Wellbeing, Economics, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Legal, Legal Issues, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on CPAG May Newsletter

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: CPAG May Newsletter 29 May 2017 Kia ora koutou katoa, and welcome to Child Poverty Action Group New Zealand’s May newsletter.  In this issue Post Budget Breakfast EventsChild Poverty and Mental health LaunchA New Zealand where children can flourishPoverty Action […]

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Poverty in childhood linked to mental health problems: new report

By   /  May 18, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Child Poverty Action Group, Children and Wellbeing, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Poverty in childhood linked to mental health problems: new report

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Poverty in childhood linked to mental health problems: new report 16 May 2017 Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) and the New Zealand Psychological Society (NZPsS) have long been concerned with the impact of poverty on children’s health. The combined effects […]

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Health priorities for a New Zealand where children can flourish

By   /  May 17, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Child Poverty Action Group, Children and Wellbeing, Economics, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Health priorities for a New Zealand where children can flourish

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Health priorities for a New Zealand where children can flourish Without good health, our whānau and our country cannot flourish.  With good policies, designed to ensure the wellbeing of children across all areas of life and all socio-economic levels, they […]

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CPAG stands behind figures showing $2.8 billion cuts to Working for Families

By   /  May 14, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Child Poverty Action Group, Children and Wellbeing, Economics, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on CPAG stands behind figures showing $2.8 billion cuts to Working for Families

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: CPAG stands behind figures showing $2.8 billion cuts to Working for Families 14 May 2017 Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) is standing behind figures it has published which show the Government has cut over $2.8 billion out of the Working […]

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More houses should be the primary target

By   /  May 5, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Child Poverty Action Group, Children and Wellbeing, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on More houses should be the primary target

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: More houses should be the primary target 05 May 2017 While the Government’s new Better Public Services (BPS) health targets are laudable, the housing target has fallen far from the mark of making a real commitment to improving the lives […]

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