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    Adoption Law Reform - Have your say

    The Government is reviewing our adoption laws to make sure they meet the needs of Aotearoa New Zealand in 2021 and beyond.

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    Ministry's latest study highlights need to better support Māori victims of crime

    A new study by the Ministry’s research team titled Māori and Victimisation in Aotearoa/New Zealand has found that Māori are more victimised than any other ethnic group in Aotearoa New Zealand, with poor socio-economic conditions a contributing cause.The study results are based on the Ministry's New Zealand Crime and Victims...