As a wealthy country, NZ is ranked low in the Unicef Report on Child Well-Being. Phil speaks with Dr Russell Wills, Children's Commissioner who says child poverty reflects government policies and priorities and that NZ doesn't have a plan. As Commissioner he seeks a commitment to resource the protection of the most vulnerable. First b'cast April 2013
The C Word brings voices of lived experience to an issue that affects so many of us. Drawing on their own experiences, Helen and Belinda speak to other Kiwis whose lives have been impacted by cancer.
The C Word is sponsored by C.A.R.E.S. Charitable Trust. You can contact the show via firstname.lastname@example.org
In 2017 Planet FM turned 30 years old. Planet FM’s history reflects the life of the region we represent and the communities who have chosen to make media in support of established and new communities in up to 52 languages. Among the rich array of programming there are cultural reflections, special needs and interests, colourful music selections and a great array of community conversations. We celebrate not only our 30 years but our role in reflecting Aucklanders in all our diversity.