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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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New health targets for children welcomed

By   /  May 3, 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 New health targets for children welcomed

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: New health targets for children welcomed 03 May 2017 Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) commends the Government’s new Better Public Services (BPS) health targets which it says has improving child well-being at the heart. The 2012 BPS health target on […]

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Hospitalisations linked to poverty must be reduced

By   /  April 26, 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 Hospitalisations linked to poverty must be reduced

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Hospitalisations linked to poverty must be reduced 26 April 2017 Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) says that high rates of childhood bronchiectasis evidenced in the latest report from the Asthma and Respiratory Foundation, should provide the motivation for Government to […]

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Proposed funding model could do more harm

By   /  April 20, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Child Poverty Action Group, Children and Wellbeing, 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 Proposed funding model could do more harm

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Proposed funding model could do more harm 20 April 2017 Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) says that axing the current decile funding system on the basis that it is too crude, only to replace it with another that is already […]

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Will the real Home Truths please stand up?

By   /  April 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 Will the real Home Truths please stand up?

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Will the real Home Truths please stand up? The New Zealand Herald’s recent “Home Truths” series brought some significant insights into New Zealand’s unaffordable housing crisis. The enormous scale of the crisis was put under a spotlight and our nation’s […]

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Why are we only seeing Band-Aid responses to the deepening housing shortage?

By   /  April 12, 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 Why are we only seeing Band-Aid responses to the deepening housing shortage?

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Why are we only seeing Band-Aid responses to the deepening housing shortage? 12 April 2017 New Zealand’s housing crisis appears to be worsening with escalating need as well as wide concern by housing agencies and the Government alike, says Child […]

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Latest income and welfare changes fall short of addressing need

By   /  April 5, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Child Poverty Action Group, Children and Wellbeing, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Inflation, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Latest income and welfare changes fall short of addressing need

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Latest income and welfare changes fall short of addressing need 05 April 2017 Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) says that although the Government has increased the minimum wage and benefits yearly, the latest increases are a poor reflection of the […]

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Poverty and debt: a family in crisis

By   /  April 4, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Child Poverty Action Group, Children and Wellbeing, Energy, 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 and debt: a family in crisis

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Poverty and debt: a family in crisis 04 April 2017 In a small office next to the local library, a woman sits hunched over, crying, clutching a debt collection notice. She does not make eye contact with the financial mentor […]

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