California Sikhs donate 1000 bicycles to poor children

Fresno, California, December 13, 2017 The Fresno Chapter of the ‘We Are Sikhs’ campaign participated in the 19th Annual ‘Fresno Hells Angels Toy Run’ at Chukchansi Park Field and continued to break barriers between communities. The National Sikh Campaign (NSC) launched in April 2017, has run on national cable TV as well at grassroots. Indian Newslink carried an extensive report…

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Child Poverty declines but work more remains

Judge Andrew Becroft Wellington, December 12, 2017 The growth in child poverty has been halted and relevant indicators are dropping, says the Children’s Commissioner on release of the latest Child Poverty Monitor data. However, sustained progress is needed so that all children have the same opportunities to flourish and thrive Following an increase in benefit levels in 2015 and other…

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100 Day Plan steams ahead with work in progress

Jacinda Ardern Wellington, December 12, 2017 This week marks the half way stage of the Government’s 100 Day Plan and will see further pleasing progress on delivering on our commitments. We promised that we would be a different government, one that makes dealing with child poverty and reducing inequality a priority. We are delivering on that promise. On Thursday (December…

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