Projects tagged with Culture
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This multi-ethnic (Samoan, Cook Island, Tonga, Niue, Fiji, Tokelau and Tuvalu) research project discusses ethnic-specific Pacific views of sexual violence, including protective and risk factors. The project analyses the extent to which traditional Pacific cultural sexual violence prevention methods have been upheld or have...
15 Sep 2010
Topics: Research, Community Development, Families & Whānau, Relationships, Hapū, Iwi, Tiriti o Waitangi/Treaty of Waitangi, Whānau, Whenua, Resilience, Culture, Customs & Traditions
Families Commission report, Whānau Taketake Māori: Recessions and Māori resilience, promotes an understanding of the impact that recessions have on Māori that can only be understood in the full context of history, cultural values and practices. The impact of the current and past recessions...
Topics: Literature review, Research, Law & Justice, Social Services, Education & Training, Caregivers, Families & Whānau, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Policy, Child Development, Hapū, Iwi, Children, Māori, Vulnerable & Disadvantaged, Youth, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life, Sport & Recreation, Culture
This report looks at whether the health, education, cultural and recreational needs of children in care are being met. It includes the voices of children in care.
Topics: Evaluation, Literature review, Employment & Labour, Migrants, Refugees, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life, Culture
How well migrants integrate or settle in a new country is of interest to all migrant-receiving countries. In recent years, research and evaluation projects have investigated various aspects of settlement. This report collates the information from many of those projects and forms part of the Developing a Settlement Knowledge Base...
Topics: Research, Households, Arts and Culture, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Culture, Information & Communications Technology, Media & Communications
New Zealand households spent a total of $2.84 billion on cultural goods and services, an average of $34.70 a week per household in the year ended June 2007. Spending on cultural goods and services accounted for 3.6 percent of all household expenditure in 2006/07. That amounted to more than was spent by New...
with: Ministry for Women
Topics: Literature review, Abuse & Neglect, Crime & Safety, Family Violence, Law & Justice, Social Services, Migrants, Quality of Life, Culture, Race & Ethnicity
Speak Up, Seek Help, Safe Home. A review of literature on culturally appropriate interventions for intimate partner violence in ethnic communities.
Topics: Research, Community Development, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Pacific People, Arts and Culture, Culture, Customs & Traditions, Religion, Beliefs & Spirituality
As a Pacific nation New Zealand’s population, culture and national identity are increasingly enriched and influenced by Pacific peoples and cultures. This research will help to direct the decisions and actions of all those who care about Pacific arts and culture.
Topics: Research, Early Childhood Education, Schools, Tertiary Education, Pacific People, Culture, Race & Ethnicity
The second report in the Pacific Progress series, Education and Pacific peoples in New Zealandlooks at Pacific peoples’ experience of the education system and the most important factors for educational success. It provides context for policymakers and those who provide education services, and makes...
What works? A systematic review of research and evaluation literature on encouragement and support of volunteering
Topics: Evaluation, Research, Advocacy, Philanthropy, Voluntary & Community, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Social Services, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Policy, Culture
The Department of Internal Affairs commissioned this systematic literature review to assist the Lottery Grants Board and its distribution committees to make distribution decisions that are evidence-based, and to focus on the most effective interventions. (Section 1.1) This literature review summarises...
Tamaki Transformation Programme: Co-design and co-delivery programme approaches: National and international knowledge and insights
Topics: Evaluation, Literature review, Community Development, Crime & Safety, Employment & Labour, Housing & Homelessness, Social Services, Sustainability, Healthcare, Tiriti o Waitangi/Treaty of Waitangi, Māori, Pacific People, Culture
In June 2007, Cabinet agreed a multi-agency TTP be developed to address social issues and take advantage of opportunities in Tamaki. Central and local government operating expenditure in Tamaki is significant, linked to the level of deprivation in Tamaki. The TTP aims to adopt a systems approach whereby agencies and communities...
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