What are we seeking?IF you (a) live in NZ or are a Kiwi and (b) want to get involved THEN they have an "advocacy toolkit" to help you get started. They are also involved with or holding events round the country, though if you live in Auckland and are not a Girl Guide there's nothing listed for the next month or so...
Every Child Counts wants to encourage all political parties to demonstrate their commitment to sustainable social and economic development by putting children at the centre of policy development.
While political parties may have different views on the detailed policy initiatives required, those committed to children will:
These four issues are priorities for political action. Evidence shows they impact directly on prospects for New Zealand children.
- Commit to putting children and families at the centre of policy development and implementation
- Ensure every child gets a good start
- End child poverty
- Reduce child abuse and neglect
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