Projects tagged with Information & Communications Technology
201 results found
3 Dec 2015
with: Ministry of Health: MoH
The Ministry of Health contracted Allen + Clarke Policy and Regulatory Specialists Limited (Allen + Clarke) to carry out an evaluation of the 2015 Rheumatic Fever Awareness Campaign. This evaluation will help to improve the 2016 Rheumatic Fever Awareness Campaign, in support of the overarching Rheumatic Fever Prevention...
It's important for the Classification Office to keep up to date with how New Zealanders think about and use the classification system. This is why we asked UMR Research to include some questions from us in their October 2015 Online Omnibus survey. We asked how people are guided by restricted classifications when making...
Topics: Evaluation, Employment & Labour, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Pedagogy, Primary Education, Teachers, E-Learning, Information & Communications Technology
This report outlines findings from an evaluation of the first year of a pilot initiative called the Manaiakalani Digital Teaching Academy (hereafter MDTA). The Manaiakalani Education Trust and the schools within its network are described in Section 2 to provide a context for the initiative and the evaluation. ...
Topics: Research, Households, Diet & Nutrition, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life, Communicating, Information & Communications Technology, Innovation
The purpose of this research was to help inform the development of a consumer marketing and education campaign to raise awareness, recognition, understanding, and correct use of the Health Star Rating (HSR) system. The HSR is a new voluntary front-of-pack labelling system developed for use in New Zealand and Australia. It takes...
Topics: Research, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Policy, Communicating, Information & Communications Technology, Media & Communications
The Discussion Document Content Regulation in a Converged World outlines the Government’s approach to supporting and regulating the production of media content, and invites submissions on a range of options designed to ensure our regulatory and policy settings are fit for purpose and up to date in light of the convergence of...
with: Statistics New Zealand
Topics: Research, Self-Advocacy, Policy, Public Service, Population Shifts, Communicating, Information & Communications Technology, Innovation
The purpose of this work is to better understand public attitudes to data integration and the willingness of the New Zealand public to share their information directly or indirectly. More specifically, to understand how individuals from different demographic groups might perceive data re-use and integration, reveal any...
Topics: Evaluation, Research, Community Development, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Productivity, Social Services, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Whānau Ora, Disability, Māori, Older People, Information & Communications Technology, Innovation
The Commission has been asked to look at ways to improve how government agencies commission and purchase social services. This will include how agencies identify the needs of people who use the services, how they choose organisations to provide the services, and how the contracts between agencies and organisations work.
Health information is widely available on the internet, and there is now a tendency to use information online before seeking advice from a GP (Hesse et al., 2005). This fact sheet reports on the use of the internet to find health information and attitudes towards the reliability of information on the internet.
with: Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment: MBIE, Manatū Taonga − Ministry for Culture and Heritage
Topics: Evaluation, Culture, Communicating, Information & Communications Technology, Media & Communications
The Ministry for Culture and Heritage (MCH) and Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) have carried out an initial review of the New Zealand Screen Production Grant (NZSPG), introduced in April 2014. The one-year review found that the NZSPG’s first year has been successful, and early...
Topics: Research, Caregivers, Parenting, Children, Information & Communications Technology, Media & Communications, Social Media
Our lives are now awash with media. Consequently our children are exposed to, or can potentially access more content, from a wider range of media, on an ever-expanding range of devices. But what media are New Zealand children consuming in 2014? How are they accessing it, and how often?...
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