Projects tagged with Culture and Research Type
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This research was prompted by a commitment to exploring how to enhance the engagement of younger workers, particularly young Pacific people. Employee engagement is the extent to which workers are connected to and committed to their work and their organisation, and the effort they make while at work. It is...
Topics: International Research, Literature review, Research, Community Development, Crime & Safety, Family Violence, Law & Justice, Migrants, Refugees, Women, Quality of Life, Culture, Gender, Race & Ethnicity
This research describes the kinds of initiatives that were perceived by community members and service providers as working well in refugee and migrant communities and the conditions that encourage them to flourish. The report presents two case studies of community initiatives addressing family violence in refugee and migrant...
26 Jun 2009
Topics: Research, Crime & Safety, Human Rights & Civil Liberties, Law & Justice, Policy, Youth, Culture, Customs & Traditions
A report on the findings of a consultation with young people on their attitudes and experiences with tagging. Findings are presented in relation to three broad themes: general attitudes toward graffiti, the commissioning and writing of graffiti and tagging, and desistance from graffiti and tagging. The central aim of the study...
Topics: International Research, Literature review, Monitoring, Community Development, Voluntary & Community, Human Rights & Civil Liberties, Asian, Māori, Migrants, Pacific People, Population Shifts, Refugees, Culture, Customs & Traditions, Discrimination, Race & Ethnicity, Religion, Beliefs & Spirituality
The Ministry of Social Development's (MSD) Diverse Communities - Exploring the Migrant and Refugee Experience in New Zealand report brings together existing data and research findings on migrant and refugee outcomes in New Zealand, and highlights areas where those outcomes have potential impact on...
Topics: Monitoring, Human Rights & Civil Liberties, Employment & Labour, Income & Wealth, Poverty & Child Poverty, Early Childhood Education, Primary Education, Literacy & Numeracy, Secondary Education, Child Development, Child Mortality, Children, Youth, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life, Culture
This was published in December 2004. This report presents 35 indicators of the social wellbeing of children and young people in New Zealand. The indicators capture different aspects of the 10 selected social outcome domains, which in turn represent key dimensions of social wellbeing. An indicator report aims...
This paper reflects on the early stages of a Foundation for Research, Science and Technology social research project aimed at identifying the overall range, scope and effectiveness of local partnerships (including Maori and Pacific partnerships), both at a national level and in Waitakere and Christchurch cities. We examine the...
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