Projects tagged with Māori
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12 Sep 2013
Topics: Research, Self-Advocacy, Community Development, Families & Whānau, Hapū, Iwi, Kaupapa, Marae, Tiriti o Waitangi/Treaty of Waitangi, Wānanga, Whānau, Māori, Culture, Customs & Traditions
What works with Māori: What the people said draws together a significant body of work, undertaken by the Commission as part of its Whānau Rangatiratanga Work Programme: He Ara Whakamua, Building pathways together to the future. In 2011-12, the Commission held a series...
This report presents the development process and outcomes of establishing Māori oral language proficiency progressions for year one to year eight learners that would inform National Standards in Māori medium contexts. The Ministry of Education sought to improve its understanding and develop progressions that would make explicit...
Topics: Research, Social Security & Welfare, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Asian, Māori, Information & Communications Technology
This research project was conducted to explore the attitudinal differences for Māori and Pasifika peoples towards increased information sharing between government agencies. Participants from the Asian community were also included, as this is the other major non-European cultural group in New Zealand.
Topics: Evaluation, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Income & Wealth, Inequality, Early Childhood Education, Parenting, Children, Māori, Pacific People, Vulnerable & Disadvantaged, Socio-economic status
The Early Childhood Education (ECE) Participation Programme was set up in 2010, and focuses on increasing ECE participation in areas where children are not participating in quality ECE before starting school. These are largely Māori and Pasifika children, and children from low socio-economic communities. The initiatives set up...
20 Jun 2013
with: Ministry of Health: MoH
Topics: Research, Gambling, Māori, Vulnerable & Disadvantaged, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life, Socio-economic status, Culture
Both New Zealand and international evidence indicates that different groups in society experience and regard gambling differently and are often over represented in problem gambling prevalence statistics. The Ministry is seeking research that will advance on what is currently known generically about the impacts of gambling within...
30 May 2013
with: Ministry for Women
Topics: Kaupapa Māori, Literature review, Research, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Leadership, Māori, Women
This research seeks to actively honour, celebrate the contributions, and affirm the mana of Māori women chief executive officers.
24 May 2013
with: Ministry of Health: MoH
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Research, Social Services, Disease, Healthcare, Te Āo Māori, Māori, Pacific People, Quality of Life, Customs & Traditions, Religion, Beliefs & Spirituality, Biotechnology
This report from Litmus looks at the experience of bowel screening pilot participants. As well, it contains qualitative research into Māori and Pacific populations that did not take up the opportunity to be screened and explores the barriers to participation. Both qualitative studies offer useful insights into...
Evaluation of Ministry of Education-Funded Early Childhood Education Professional Development Programmes
Topics: Evaluation, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Income & Wealth, Early Childhood Education, Parenting, Children, Māori, Pacific People, Vulnerable & Disadvantaged
The Ministry funded ECE Professional Development (PD) Programmes are for a three year period from July 2010 to June 2013. The focus for the PD Programmes is on targeting locations with low rates of ECE participation to support quality provision in those communities and services that are likely to enrol children who have the...
Topics: Evaluation, Research, Conflict & Conflict Resolution, Crime & Safety, Law & Justice, Social Services, Families & Whānau, Relationships, Māori, Prisoners, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life
Issue one of Practice: The New Zealand Corrections Journal includes: Editorial - Ray Smith An evidence-base for reducing re-offending - Dr Carolina C. Lukkien and Dr Peter W. Johnston Getting the balance right -
Ngā tapuwae o mua, mo muri Footsteps of the past, to guide the future Recent developments in the socio-educational landscape, the economic uncertainty of the times, the rapidly changing demographics of the school-aged populations, and the concerns expressed about the many social problems...
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