Projects tagged with Information & Communications Technology
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Topics: Monitoring, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Schools, Youth, Information & Communications Technology
The Government's intention is to provide schools with affordable, modern and safe learning environments that support 21st century education and improve outcomes for young people. The results of this survey can be used by schools to compare and benchmark their own ICT situation with that of similar schools...
with: NZ Police
Topics: Evaluation, Crime & Safety, Employment & Labour, Information & Communications Technology, Innovation
The introduction of mobile devices and applications to frontline Police officers represents a transformational change for New Zealand Police. Providing frontline officers with innovative, state of the art, mobile access to important Police systems, is a key component of New Zealand Police’s drive towards improving organisational...
UMR Research included questions in an online omnibus in January 2013 to help us understand public attitudes to classification labels and whether people are guided by them when making viewing and gaming choices for themselves and younger people in their care.
Quality improvement review of a screening event in the Universal Newborn Hearing Screening and Early Intervention Programme
31 Jan 2013
with: Ministry of Health: MoH
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Research, Social Services, Policy, Public Service, Child Development, Healthcare, Children, Disability, Quality of Life, Information & Communications Technology
The Quality improvement review of a screening event in the Universal Newborn Hearing Screening and Early Intervention Programme (UNHSEIP) details the findings into an incident which led to 2000 babies being recalled for newborn hearing screening. Since 2010 all 20 district health boards (DHBs) have offered...
Topics: Research, Drugs & Alcohol, Hazards, Youth, Information & Communications Technology, Media & Communications
In 2012, the U.S. Surgeon General concluded that young people’s exposure to smoking depictions in movies can cause smoking initiation. Participants in the 2012 Youth Insights Survey were asked how often they watched movies and movies that are R-rated, as well as whether any smoking they had seen on TV, movies...
In February 2013, the New Zealand Government announced that it agreed ‘in principle’ to introduce a plain packaging regime in alignment with Australia. Prior to the announcement of the Government’s position on plain packaging, the 2012 Health and Lifestyles Survey (HLS) included a question that assessed people...
The Smoke-free Environments (Controls and Enforcement) Amendment Act 2011 (the Amendment Act) amended the Smoke-free Environments Act 1990 to prohibit the display of tobacco products at any sales outlet.1 The provision came into force on 23 July 2012. To regularly monitor public opinion about tobacco control,...
Participants in the 2012 YIS were asked about whether they had seen cigarette or tobacco packs being displayed in shops as well as whether or not they agreed with a ban on such displays. Findings are reported by smoking status, ethnicity, gender, and school decile status.
with: NZ On Air
Since 1989 NZ On Air has annually measured the amount of local content broadcast on New Zealand’s main free-to-air channels. It is the only survey of its type in the world. In the first year the report was published, 2,804 hours of local content were counted on three channels (TV One, TV2 and TV3). Since 2006 this report has...
Topics: Monitoring, Research, Drugs & Alcohol, Hazards, Healthcare, Youth, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Information & Communications Technology
The Youth Insights Survey (YIS) forms part of the New Zealand Youth Tobacco Monitor (NZYTM), a collaborative effort by the Health Promotion Agency (HPA) and Action on Smoking and Health (ASH). The YIS is a nationwide paper-based survey of Year 10 students conducted in schools every two years. The YIS was first carried out in its...
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