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27 Mar 2007
Topics: Monitoring, Research, International Relations, Inequality, Policy, Healthcare, Quality of Life
The good health and wellbeing of the population is largely a product of the settings in which people live, work and play. This means that improving the health and wellbeing of the population requires more than the provision of health care services. It requires new ways of working together with new approaches and new tools (PHAC...
26 Oct 2011
The Ministry of Health contracted with Health Outcomes International (HOI) in April 2010 to develop a plan to implement the Guidance for Improving Supportive Care for Adults with Cancer in New Zealand. As part of the project methodology, the following three priority areas were identified: ...
with: Statistics New Zealand
This paper forms part of the first phase of the Census Transformation programme. It provides a first broad look at the potential for administrative data to produce the long-form (social and economic) information currently provided by the census. This paper identifies administrative data sources that are related to these census...
2 Aug 2007
Topics: Monitoring, Research, Abuse & Neglect, Family Violence, Victims, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Relationships, Drugs & Alcohol, Healthcare, Mental Health, Whānau, Children, Youth
As the case studies in this booklet attest, there are many good reasons to view family violence as a health issue. Health professionals are often the first to see victims when they most need help. Effective early intervention for children is very powerful in reducing long term harm. Family violence also imposes big strains on...
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Research, Community Development, Economic Growth, Education & Training, Environment, Natural Resources, Families & Whānau, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Local Government, Population Shifts, Quality of Life
The Local Government Act 2002 requires all local authorities to facilitate a process, at least once every six years, to identify community outcomes. This identifies the social, economic, environmental and cultural outcomes that communities want for their future well-being. The Department of Internal Affairs...
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Community Development, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Local Government, Policy
Pursuant to section 23(5) of the Local Government Rating Act 2002 (the Act), local authorities are required to submit a copy of their rates resolution to the Department of Internal Affairs (the Department). Since financial year (FY) 2007/08, staff from the Department have collated and analysed these...
with: Statistics New Zealand
Job creation and destruction statistics at the aggregate level reflect the net result of the thousands of businesses in the New Zealand economy changing their specific employment levels from one reference period to the next. This can be due to many reasons, such as the growth or decline of markets, the introduction of new...
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
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...
4 Mar 2014
Topics: Monitoring, Natural Resources, Local Government, Policy, Healthcare, Biotechnology, Science & Technology
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 2012 to June 2013.
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