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CPAG AGM & Judge Andrew Becroft


Wednesday July 27, 2016 from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM NZST
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Where                                          Saint  Columba Centre
40 Vermont St
New Zealand

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Celia Hayes
Child Poverty Action Group
09 302 5260

Please join us on Wednesday 27 July for:              

CPAG's Annual General Meeting (6.30pm)

Are you passionate about the well-being of New Zealand children?  Would you like to play a bigger part in CPAG's work? 

Nominations are currently open for the 2016-2017 CPAG Management Committee to be appointed at the AGM and will close on the 20 July. This eleven member, Auckland based team is responsible for the strategic direction, governance and management of the organisation.                  

Followed by:

Children's Comissoner Judge Andrew Becroft (7.30pm)

His Honour Judge Andrew Becroft was appointed a District Court Judge in 1996. In 2001, he became the Principal Youth Court Judge of New Zealand; a role that he held until 2016 when he was appointed the Children's Commissioner.

Judge Becroft is a former council member of the Auckland District Law Society and the New Zealand Law Society. He is a current editor of LexisNexis "Transport Law", is the Patron of the New Zealand Speak Easy Association Inc., which assists those with various forms of speech impediment, and is the Chairperson of the Board of the Tertiary Students Christian Fellowship (NZ) Inc.

In 2009, Judge Becroft received an award from the Public Relations Institute of New Zealand as Communicator of the Year.  In 2010 Judge Becroft was the recipient of a Distinguished Alumni Award from the University of Auckland.


Light refreshments provided * Koha appreciated