If so, the actual number of EMPW recorded was analyzed for whether they met, exceeded, or fell short of the CSEP CPAG
for EMPW compared with their corresponding age bracket.
says help with school costs should be available from local authorities, but grants are becoming harder to get.
Dakin (2002) "Poverty, primary care, and child and youth health" CPAG
Backgrounder, 20, March.
points out, the Government also set the minimum wage at pounds 3.
Collectivity has been a value emphasized by the women in the CPAG
I wish CPAG
all the best with their judicial review.
Earlier this month, CPAG
celebrated a great legal victory when the Upper Tribunal ruled the government's restrictions on access to the social security appeals is unlawful.
Chief executive of CPAG
Alison Garnham said: "The cost of raising children is rising but for the first time in decades support for families is not keeping pace.
co-convener Janfrie Wakim said New Zealand tolerates a higher level of poverty for children than the other demographic groups.
hopes its report will help local authorities fulfil their obligations to implement effective child poverty strategies.
accused the Government of going back on its promise that no sick or disabled people would receive a lower rate of benefit as a result of the switch to ESA.
In its latest report, Left Behind: How social and income inequalities damage New Zealand children, CPAG
says poverty in the early years of life imposes very high costs on children, their families and society.