Andrew Becroft: How to define child poverty

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Wed, 1 Feb 2017, 7:09AM
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Andrew Becroft: How to define child poverty

Author
Newstalk ZB Staff ,
Publish Date
Wed, 1 Feb 2017, 7:09AM

Children's Commissioner Andrew Becroft joins Rachel Smalley how child poverty is defined, saying the key definition is "significant material disadvantage."

"We can't escape that being in that group creates stress, tension and high risk for adverse life outcomes."  

READ MORE: Rachel Smalley: Witnessing the reality of child poverty

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