5 Apr 2024

Funding for Growing Up in NZ project ends

From Morning Report, 7:50 am on 5 April 2024

Funding for a major study of New Zealand children's health and wellbeing has ended and the Government is considering its future.

The Ministry for Social Development did not renew the contract for the Growing Up in New Zealand project at the end of February.

Social Development and Employment Minister Louise Upston says the the Government values the study and wants it to continue.

Education correspondent John Gerritsen spoke to Corin Dann.