Submission on the Draft SA Health Climate Change Framework

Submission on the Draft SA Health Climate Change Framework

In the Commissioner’s conversations and interactions with children and young people across SA, she has heard their concerns about the services that affect them and their aspirations and ideas for the future of our State. They have told the Commissioner what they...

Keeping Our Promises 2024

In the language of children and young people, commitments that governments make to them through laws, policies, strategies and plans are treated as promises. They consider them to be promises made to ensure resources of government are channelled into meaningful...
Child Rights Progress Reports 2023 – Environment

Child Rights Progress Reports 2023 – Environment

As a signatory to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC), Australia is obligated to achieve minimum standards across justice, education, healthcare and social services. Each year, the Commissioner releases a suite of reports assessing the...
Open Letter to COP28

Open Letter to COP28

In the lead up to COP28, the UN’s annual climate conference, the Commissioner hosted a Youth Climate Forum, where South Australian young people were asked to contribute to an open letter to the delegates attending COP28. The letter largely focussed on food...