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Topics: Monitoring, Research, Diet & Nutrition, Gambling, Healthcare, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life
The Health and Lifestyles Survey (HLS) is a biennial monitor of the health behaviour and attitudes of New Zealand adults aged 15 years and over, and parents and caregivers of 5 to16-year-olds, first carried out in 2008. The HLS is managed by the Health Promotion Agency (HPA) and collects information relating to HPA’s programme...
Topics: Monitoring, Research, Drugs & Alcohol, Hazards, Healthcare, Youth, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Information & Communications Technology
The Youth Insights Survey (YIS) forms part of the New Zealand Youth Tobacco Monitor (NZYTM), a collaborative effort by the Health Promotion Agency (HPA) and Action on Smoking and Health (ASH). The YIS is a nationwide paper-based survey of Year 10 students conducted in schools every two years. The YIS was first carried out in its...
As part of the continuing evaluation of the implementation of Reading Recovery, schools with Reading Recovery are asked to provide information for the Ministry of Education on an annual basis. This information is used to examine trends in the delivery of Reading Recovery and the progress of students, and to assist the Ministry...
20 Jun 2013
with: Ministry of Health: MoH
This report describes the microbiological and chemical quality of water in New Zealand drinking-water supplies serving populations of more than 100 people, and progress towards meeting the requirements of the Health Act 1956, from July 2011 to June 2012. The report comprises the level of compliance for each category of water...
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Community Education, Education & Training, Literacy & Numeracy, Policy
This is an initial statistical report on the Literacy and Numeracy for Adults Assessment Tool in terms of the extent of its use in 2011, the first full year of implementation, the reading and numeracy profiles of learners when first assessed, and the extent to which learners can be seen to have increased their reading and...
Topics: Monitoring, Absenteeism & Truancy, Primary Education, Schools, Secondary Education, Children, Population Shifts, Youth
These reports document the surveys of state and state integrated schools designed to capture student attendance and absence over one week.
Topics: Monitoring, Research, Support Groups, Community Development, Emergency Services & Disaster Relief, Economic Growth, Income & Wealth, Education & Training, Natural Disasters, Transport, Healthcare, Mental Health, Population Shifts, Urban, Vulnerable & Disadvantaged, Quality of Life, Resilience, Socio-economic status
The Canterbury Wellbeing Index tracks the progress of the social recovery, using indicators to provide information on the impacts of the earthquakes on wellbeing and to identify emerging social trends and issues. It helps CERA and partner agencies make decisions about the most efficient way to target funds and resources. It also...
10 May 2013
with: Ministry of Health: MoH
This document provides advice for health practitioners on vitamin D and sun exposure in pregnancy and infancy. It identifies those at high risk of vitamin D deficiency and provides recommendations for vitamin D supplementation. This document complements advice for the general population: The Consensus...
Topics: Monitoring, Advocacy, Abuse & Neglect, Human Rights & Civil Liberties, Law & Justice, Schools, Children, Disability, Youth, Quality of Life
This report, relating to the individual experiences of disabled youth, outlines one half of the activities undertaken by The Convention Coalition in 2013, regarding The Disability Convention. Article 7 of The Disability Convention notes that “States Parties shall take all necessary measures to ensure the full...
Topics: Monitoring, Research, Human Rights & Civil Liberties, Policy, Disability, Women, Discrimination, Information & Communications Technology, Media & Communications
This report on media monitoring outlines one half of the 2013 activities undertaken by the Convention Coalition in 2013. Article 8 of the Convention encourages “… all organs of the media to portray persons with disabilities in a manner consistent with the purpose of the present Convention”. This is reflected...
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