"We don't simply want to transfer a white bureaucracy to a brown bureaucracy."
Keith Wiffin wants an independent body established to deal with abuse claims.
A British social worker says overseas staff are desperately needed here and they should be allowed a border exemption.
Reducing poverty was the centre point of the 2017 campaign - but is New Zealand better off?
Children's Commissioner Andrew Becroft appointed Glenis Philip-Barbara to the role on Wednesday.
"To an outsider, leaving is the answer, but leaving is the most vulnerable time."
"Peers at school have no idea of what she has to go through."
"It's gone to a housing chaos and we know the previous Government wouldn't call it a crisis, they just called it housing pressure."
The woman says the Crown has deliberately dragged out the prosecution process to protect her abuser.