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Ombudsman Quarterly Review Winter 2020

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Our latest OQR is out.

In this issue:

  • A report into the policy and practice of Oranga Tamariki—Ministry for Children when removing newborn pēpi from their parents and whānau 
  • A report on the Ministry of Health’s collection and use of information about the deaths of people with intellectual disabilities receiving full-time residential support
  • The latest report of New Zealand's Independent Monitoring Mechanism (IMM), which includes the Office of the Ombudsman, covering New Zealand's progress towards implementing the Disabilities Convention
  • Inspections and monitoring at prisons, aged care, mental health facilities during lockdown Levels 4 and 3 
  • Case notes and guides concerning tamariki and rangatahi in care.
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