Projects tagged with Gender
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Topics: Research, Abuse & Neglect, Crime & Safety, Family Violence, Law & Justice, Prisons, Children, Men, Gender, Sexuality
Prisoners serving sentences for sex offences make up around 20 percent of the New Zealand prison population on any given date. As a sub-group within the general offender population, sex offenders share a number of important characteristics. Awareness of those characteristics has relevance for understanding reconviction data of...
Topics: Monitoring, Research, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Productivity, Education & Training, Tertiary Education, Population Shifts, Gender
In this paper, unit record survey data from the 1997–2009 New Zealand Income Survey (NZIS) is used to examine: how labour market outcomes and returns to human capital vary in the immigrant and non–immigration populations in New Zealand whether these returns vary over time and...
Topics: Monitoring, Research, Human Rights & Civil Liberties, Employment & Labour, Healthcare, Disability, Quality of Life, Resilience, Socio-economic status, Gender, Race & Ethnicity
The aim of the monitoring project is to provide robust information that Disabled People’s Organisations (DPOs) and government can use to formulate better disability policy. The project was undertaken using an international monitoring instrument developed by Disability Rights Promotion International (DRPI)....
This is the fourth benchmark report written and published by the New Zealand Human Rights Commission. It expands the coverage of women in public and professional life and for the first time adds women’s representation in accountancy, profiles achievers in agri-business, and reports on women’s status in teaching. Other new items...
Topics: Research, Abuse & Neglect, Crime & Safety, Family Violence, Pacific People, Culture, Gender, Sexuality
This multi-ethnic (Samoan, Cook Island, Tonga, Niue, Fiji, Tokelau and Tuvalu) research project aims to: Discuss ethnic-specific Pacific views of sexual violence, including protective and risk factors Analyse the extent to which traditional Pacific cultural sexual violence...
Topics: Kaupapa Māori, Literature review, Research, Crime & Safety, Family Violence, Law & Justice, Education & Training, Families & Whānau, Relationships, Hauora, Rangatahi, Tiriti o Waitangi/Treaty of Waitangi, Whānau, Whānau Ora, Whenua, Māori, Quality of Life, Resilience, Socio-economic status, Culture, Gender, Race & Ethnicity, Sexuality
This report provides an overview of what is known in Aotearoa/New Zealand, particularly Māori perspectives, and internationally, on sexual coercion/violence, resilience and healthy relationships, particularly for indigenous peoples, with an overall focus on rangatahi and rangatahi wahine.
Topics: Research, Employment & Labour, Schools, Secondary Education, Policy, Socio-economic status, Gender
A report to the Ministry of Women’s Affairs, June 2010
Topics: Research, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Caregivers, Parenting, Pregnancy, Women, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Gender, Information & Communications Technology, Innovation
Case study research by the Ministry of Women’s Affairs, June 2010
Topics: International Research, Literature review, Research, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Income & Wealth, Inequality, Women, Gender, Biotechnology, Innovation
A report on identifying emerging industries, prepared by AUT University for the Ministry of Women’s Affairs, June 2010.
This paper analyses the level and distribution of employer-funded education and training that employees receive, using data collected by Statistics New Zealand in the first quarter of 2008. Thirty-one percent of employees had received some employer-funded education or training in the previous 12 months. The...
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