Topics: Research, Employment & Labour, Income & Wealth, Families & Whānau, Single Parents, Teen Pregnancy, Māori, Pacific People, Women, Culture, Gender, Race & Ethnicity
This paper looks at improving the economic independence of women with low or no qualifications; women who are not in education, training or employment; and Māori and Pacific women.
This report, prepared by NZIER, describes the drivers of changes in the economic returns to women’s skills over the past 30 years and considers how these drivers may affect returns to women’s skills over the next 10 to 15 years.
The Ministry of Women’s Affairs undertook research in 2011 and 2012 to identify the economic returns from women’s skills both now and into the future. This...
Topics: International Research, Literature review, Research, Community Development, Crime & Safety, Family Violence, Law & Justice, Migrants, Refugees, Women, Quality of Life, Culture, Gender, Race & Ethnicity
This research describes the kinds of initiatives that were perceived by community members and service providers as working well in refugee and migrant communities and the conditions that encourage them to flourish. The report presents two case studies of community initiatives addressing family violence in refugee and migrant communities.
Speak Up, Seek Help, Safe Home. A review of literature on culturally appropriate interventions for intimate partner violence in ethnic communities.
Topics: Abuse & Neglect, Crime & Safety, Law & Justice, Victims, Employment & Labour, Income & Wealth, Unemployment, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Policy, Healthcare, Women, Quality of Life, Socio-economic status, Gender, Race & Ethnicity
Indicators for Change: Tracking the progress of New Zealand women is a periodical report published by the Ministry of Women's Affairs that provides a snapshot of the current social and economic status of women in New Zealand. The indicators used measure a range of outcomes that relate to the government's high-level goals for women.
Topics: Research, Abuse & Neglect, Crime & Safety, Family Violence, Law & Justice, Victims, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Relationships, Policy, Children, Women, Youth, Quality of Life, Gender, Race & Ethnicity
Living at the cutting edge: women’s experiences of protection orders.