Projects tagged with International Relations
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Topics: Research, Crime & Safety, Defence, International Relations, Law & Justice, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Policy, Public Service
This report summarises the results of the Department of Internal Affairs’ (the Department) 2014 survey of its reporting entities under the Anti-Money Laundering & Countering the Financing of Terrorism Act 2009 (AML/CFT Act) and explains the methodology behind the survey. The Act took effect in July...
Topics: Human Rights & Civil Liberties, International Relations, Economic Growth, Pedagogy, Teachers, Schools, Secondary Education, Leadership, Policy, International students, Language, Innovation
This exploratory study considers the feasibility of measuring New Zealand senior secondary (Years 12/13) students' "international capabilities". Building on background work undertaken by the Ministry's International Division, the methodology had three components. Analysis of New Zealand and international...
Topics: Human Rights & Civil Liberties, International Relations, Economic Growth, Schools, Secondary Education, Leadership, Policy, International students, Language, Innovation
This a summary report for schools, drawn from research and analysis by the Ministry of Education and an explorative study completed by the New Zealand Council for Educational Research into international capabilities for students in New Zealand schools.
Making disability rights real: Second Report of the Independent Monitoring Mechanism of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Human Rights & Civil Liberties, International Relations, Law & Justice, Employment & Labour, Policy, Child Development, Disability, Quality of Life
This second report of the Disability Convention Independent Monitoring Mechanism (IMM) details some of the experiences disabled people in New Zealand encounter each day. It highlights barriers that prevent the full realisation of the rights set out in the Disability Convention. The report also recommends steps that need to be...
In this study, we examine the performance of New Zealand universities in the 'big three' university rankings: the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings, the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings, and the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU).
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Crime & Safety, Human Rights & Civil Liberties, International Relations, Law & Justice, Employment & Labour, Policy, Child Development, Disability, Quality of Life
This report reflects the information and data currently available on disabled people. The partners in the monitoring mechanism agreed to focus on certain aspects of the Disability Convention rights for this first year of monitoring, and to set indicators and measures of progress (given the available data). As there are...
12 Oct 2012
The NZ Guidelines Group completed a rapidE process as part of their contract with the Ministry of Health to produce evidence-based guidance for the health sector focusing on implementation. The rapidE process looked at the available evidence on the effectiveness of health behaviour change interventions for people with long-term...
31 Aug 2012
Topics: Evaluation, International Research, Literature review, Research, International Relations, Disease, Healthcare, Men
An evidence-based summary of current New Zealand and overseas evidence to inform best practice in the use of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening in asymptomatic men.
Topics: International Research, Literature review, Research, International Relations, Pedagogy, Teachers, Schools, Environment, Leadership, Children, Migrants, Discrimination, Language, Religion, Beliefs & Spirituality
New Zealand was one of 38 countries which took part in ICCS in 2008. ICCS focuses on Year 9 students' knowledge and understanding of civic systems and citizenship issues, and their attitudes, values and behaviours relating to civics and citizenship. It also looks at differences among countries in relation to the outcomes of...
Topics: Evaluation, Research, International Relations, Public Service, Healthcare, Children, Older People, Women, Gender, Race & Ethnicity
This report, commissioned by the Ministry of Health, looks at the ages, sex, ethnicity and deprivation level of people admitted to hospital for dental care. Data was obtained primarily from the national data held by the Ministry for the 20-year period between 1990 and 2009.
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