Projects tagged with Crime & Safety
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16 Oct 2009
with: Ministry of Justice: MoJ
In 2009 the Financial Action Task Force (the FATF) and the Asia Pacific Group on Money Laundering (the APG) conducted the third Mutual Evaluation of New Zealand's anti-money laundering and countering financing of terrorism regime. Their report, published by the FATF was publicly released in October 2009...
A balanced approach to youth justice: Strengths-based practice, appreciative inquiry and the group consult tool
Social Work Now, Issue 27, pages 30-36. Youth justice practitioners are well aware of a tension between practice approaches that elicit strengths and resources of young people and approaches that focus on risks and needs. Despite the public perception of youths ‘out of control’ and...
with: Ministry for Women
The Ministry for Women's new report, A malu i 'āiga, e malu fo'i i fafo: Protection for the family, protection for all, shares, from the perspective of Samoan people, what works to keep Samoan women and girls safe from violence. The Ministry is encouraging discussion on the findings to broaden cultural attitudes...
Topics: Literature review, Abuse & Neglect, Crime & Safety, Information & Communications Technology, Media & Communications
The Classification Office commissioned researchers from Victoria University to conduct a literature review focusing on research conducted in the 1990s or later. The review grouped together studies that used similar methods, commenting on methodological strengths and weaknesses as well as reporting on the findings. The aim of...
with: Ministry of Social Development: MSD, Ministry of Justice: MoJ, Department of Corrections, NZ Police, Child, Youth and Family: CYF (MSD),
Achieving Effective Outcomes in Youth Justice is a cross-departmental research project aimed at identifying factors associated with effective outcomes in the youth justice system and assessing the extent to which the goals of the Children, Youth Persons and Their Families Act 1989 are being met. The research...
with: Te Puni Kōkiri: TPK
Topics: Evaluation, Literature review, Crime & Safety, Law & Justice, Policy, Marae, Māori, Youth, Culture
The Government’s work to address the Drivers of Crime is co-led by the Minister of Justice and the Minister of Māori Affairs. Te Puni Kōkiri is working with the Ministry of Justice and other agencies on an interagency work programme, Addressing the Drivers of Crime. As a contribution to this work, Te Puni Kōkiri has developed a...
with: Statistics New Zealand
In this paper we answer three questions about demographic change and violent crime in New Zealand: How has the age-sex profile of violent offending been changing? How have changes in age-sex structure affected overall offending rates for violent crime? How will likely changes in age-sex structure and offending rates affect...
with: NZ Police
This study looks at the prevalence of drug use by drivers on New Zealand roads. The driving populations considered are biased populations and the results that have been obtained can be considered only as indicators of possible drug use in the wider driving population. The driving...
Alcohol Off-license Purchases and subsequent Harm: Technical Report - The research was undertaken to understand the trends and patterns related to off-licence alcohol purchasing in Wellington, as well as the subsequent alcohol-related harms that occur. The findings provide a snapshot of behaviours...
2 Oct 2009
with: Ministry of Health: MoH
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Conflict & Conflict Resolution, Crime & Safety, Employment & Labour, Income & Wealth, Social Services, Behaviour Management, Drugs & Alcohol, Healthcare, Quality of Life
This report presents the key findings about alcohol use and alcohol-related harm among New Zealand adults, from the 2007/08 New Zealand Alcohol and Drug Use Survey. The survey measured alcohol and drug use among over 6,500 New Zealanders aged 16–64 years from August 2007 to April 2008. The report covers past-...
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