Projects tagged with Women
142 results found
7 Jul 2013
Topics: International Research, Literature review, Research, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Leadership, Women, Gender
This study explores the changing gender diversity trends on New Zealand corporate boards. A literature review presents domestic and international governance diversity statistics, as well as a thorough summary of the research into the commercial benefits of board diversity and the identified barriers and solutions (on both the...
30 Jun 2013
Topics: Evaluation, Crime & Safety, Law & Justice, Prisons, Housing & Homelessness, Caregivers, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Children, Prisoners, Women, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life
This is the final report of a three-phased formative evaluation of the Mothers with Babies (MWB) units, undertaken for the Department of Corrections (the Department) from late 2011 to early 2013.
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...
30 May 2013
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.
20 May 2013
The New Zealand Maternity Clinical Indicators are the result of collaboration between the Ministry of Health and maternity stakeholders, representing consumer, midwifery, obstetric, general practice, paediatric and anaesthetic perspectives. Building on previous work undertaken across Australasia, an expert working group has...
10 May 2013
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...
22 Mar 2013
Topics: Research, Child Development, Diet & Nutrition, Disease, Healthcare, Mental Health, Obesity, Children, Men, Pacific People, Women, Quality of Life
This brief paper presents key findings about the health and wellbeing of Pacific adults and children in 2011/12. These results come from the New Zealand Health Survey.
This research, by ESITO, shares the stories of nine women in the electricity supply industry. The aim of the research is to gain a better understanding of how the electricity supply industry can develop strategies for a more diverse workforce.
Literature review about the use of affirmative action programmes to address gender discrimination in the workplace
with: NZ Police
Topics: Literature review, Law & Justice, Employment & Labour, Women, Socio-economic status, Discrimination, Gender
This is a literature review, commissioned by New Zealand Police about the use of affirmative action programmes to address gender discrimination in the workplace.
This report, prepared by NZIER, describes the drivers of changes in the economic returns to women’s skills over the past 30 years and considers how these drivers may affect returns to women’s skills over the next 10 to 15 years. The Ministry of Women’s Affairs undertook research in 2011 and 2012 to identify...
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