Projects tagged with Women
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Topics: Research, Employment & Labour, Women, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life, Gender
How women fare in New Zealand.
Topics: Literature review, Research, Peer Support, Self-Advocacy, Employment & Labour, Income & Wealth, Inequality, Retirement, Social Security & Welfare, Older People, Women, Quality of Life, Socio-economic status, Discrimination, Gender
This paper relates to research that was commissioned to identify cultural and ethnic factors that might inhibit the ability of women to accumulate net worth. The research has been conducted by the Fin-Ed Centre, Massey University. Many of the factors thought to disadvantage a woman’s ability to accumulate net...
26 Oct 2012
The New Zealand Maternity Clinical Indicators are the result of a collaborative process involving 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...
It Takes a Team...Report to the Ministry of Health on a proposed national service improvement plan for gynaecological cancer services.
29 Sep 2012
In 2010, the Ministry of Health commissioned a report into current gynaecological cancer services and the options for improvement. The report was developed in collaboration with the sector and under guidance from a working group nominated by the New Zealand Gynaecological Cancer Group. Completed in July 2011, the report is...
Topics: Research, Crime & Safety, Defence, Law & Justice, Victims, Families & Whānau, Policy, Women, Gender
This research presents a complex picture of sexual violence and revictimisation. It emphasises the importance of early identification of repeat survivors and the need to break the cycle of repeat revictimisaiton, and to provide consistent and appropriate support for survivors and their families.
Topics: International Research, Literature review, Employment & Labour, Early Childhood Education, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Children, Women, Socio-economic status
This is a selective review of the evidence on the link between the cost and availability of early childhood education (ECE), and parents’, particularly mothers’, participation in work. This review is intended to inform policy advice on what impact changes in ECE costs would be likely to have on New Zealand mothers’ participation...
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.
New Zealand Human Rights Commission’s Report to the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW)
The New Zealand Human Rights Commission (NZHRC) has in the reporting period taken seriously its role in monitoring the State Party’s implementation of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW). This paper outlines: Introduction
Topics: Research, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Income & Wealth, Leadership, Women, Culture, Gender
This report, prepared by the EEO Trust for the Ministry of Women's Affairs details case studies of six New Zealand companies' work on gender diversity.
Topics: Evaluation, Research, Human Rights & Civil Liberties, Employment & Labour, Older People, Women, Gender
The New Zealand Human Rights Commission’s decision to hold this Inquiry was prompted by two significant concerns. The first relates to the low pay, the undervaluing, and the pay disparity for many thousands of New Zealanders, the vast majority of them women, working in the aged care sector. The second relates to the nexus...
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