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Aroha features on new NZ multimedia hub

Aroha features in a new multimedia hub for New Zealand's tech industry, Umbrellar Connect. Digital journalist Cat Mules recently interviewed the Challenge's Dr Sarah Hetrick and Tania Cargo about Aroha - a co-designed evidence-based chatbot designed to help young...

Supporting early literacy success

A new series of stories for young New Zealanders has been released by the University of Canterbury's Child Wellbeing Research Institute. Challenge Deputy Director, Professor Gail Gillon, Director of the University of Canterbury (UC) Child Wellbeing Research...

ABS Challenge Director awarded this year’s Gluckman Medal

Congratulations to A Better Start's Challenge Director, Professor Wayne Cutfield, who has been awarded this year's Gluckman Medal for his outstanding contributions to research. The Gluckman Medal is an extremely prestigious award and is awarded each year by the...