Projects tagged with Gender
115 results found
7 Dec 2011
Topics: Research, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Policy, Healthcare, Pregnancy, Teen Pregnancy, Tikanga, Whānau, Whenua, Māori, Women, Quality of Life, Socio-economic status, Culture, Discrimination, Gender, Race & Ethnicity, Religion, Beliefs & Spirituality
This review is a part of a broader research project being undertaken by the Families Commission in relation to teenage pregnancy and ‘repeat’ teenage pregnancy. The project seeks to answer a number of key questions that have been shaped by the Minister of Social Development in response to what is considered an issue of...
This paper looks at the relationship between young peoples’ tertiary education qualifications and their employment and earnings once they finish their tertiary study. It has a particular focus on differences in the post-study earnings between males and females, using the Employment Outcomes of Tertiary Education (EOTE) dataset....
with: Ministry for Women
This study was to understand what employers were currently doing in New Zealand to attract and retain women in male-dominated trades and to learn more about the benefits of having women in what have been traditionally male-dominated industries.
9 Aug 2011
with: Ministry for Women
Topics: Research, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Income & Wealth, Unemployment, Policy, Women, Labour force, Gender
A report by Goldman Sachs on the use of women's and men's talents across the economy.
2 Aug 2011
with: Ministry of Health: MoH
This document is written for health professionals but is also a valuable resource for trans people. It provides: guidance for the assessment and principles of care for trans people information about current best practice for hormone therapy treatment
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...
18 Jul 2011
with: NZ Police
Topics: Evaluation, Research, Crime & Safety, Law & Justice, Victims, Employment & Labour, Social Security & Welfare, Gender, Race & Ethnicity
Over the past few years the NZ Police Workplace Survey has helped provide valuable insight into the climate of our organisation. It has provided a focus for discussion around the perceptions and opinions of staff across a range of areas and issues. As an organisation, level of engagement has become an...
Topics: Research, Human Rights & Civil Liberties, Employment & Labour, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Labour force, Equity, Gender
The world of work has changed dramatically in our lifetimes. Globalisation, economic recession, technological advances, security of tenure, the rise of knowledge work and the decline of manufacturing, the growth of casualised and precarious work, the demographics of work and changes in gender roles are just some of the factors...
This report analyses tertiary sector e-Learning provision at a system, sub-sector and course level from 2004 to 2008. The sub-sectors focused on in the report are universities and polytechnics and the course levels bachelors degrees and certificates (Levels 1-4). Participation in e-Learning course at these levels over the same...
Over the last 10 years, almost a million tertiary education qualifications have been awarded to New Zealanders. One-third of these were bachelors or higher qualifications. This report looks at whether rates of achievement have been improving and whether there are differences in achievement for men and women,...
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