Projects tagged with Innovation
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Topics: Evaluation, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Productivity, Education & Training, Innovation
The incubator support programme seeks to enhance the survival and growth of early-stage, high-growth businesses via the development of high-quality incubators. It currently contributes to eight incubators. High-growth business may have ‘born global’ aspirations, as the domestic market is generally too small to...
Topics: Research, Pedagogy, Primary Education, Teachers, E-Learning, Literacy & Numeracy, Schools, Secondary Education, Innovation
This research project draws together findings from new data and more than 10 years of research on current practice and futures-thinking in education. The report discusses some emerging principles for future learning, how these are currently expressed in New Zealand educational thinking and practice and what...
Topics: Evaluation, Crime & Safety, Family Violence, Social Services, Families & Whānau, Policy, Children, Quality of Life, Innovation
Social Work Now, Issue 50, pages 30-33. There are times when simple solutions to issues present themselves. The ability to explore innovations and new ways of thinking can help keep your own social work practice fresh and vibrant, while at the same time allowing individuals the...
Topics: Evaluation, Economic Growth, Productivity, Transport, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Innovation
New Zealand importers and exporters spend about $5 billion on freight services each year. These services provide essential connections between New Zealand and the international economy – allowing New Zealand products to be exported to markets all over the world and allowing New Zealand businesses and consumers access to a wide...
5 Mar 2012
with: Ministry of Health: MoH
This paper compares three of these ways: health impact assessment (HIA); seconding public health professionals to local government (secondment); and community-driven planning, by studying recent New Zealand cases. The HIA case study showed the potential for HIA to avert significant unforeseen negative health...
Topics: Evaluation, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Social Services, Drugs & Alcohol, Healthcare, Mental Health, Innovation
This brief review has been undertaken to support the Ministry of Health and Mental Health Commission in developing the Service Development Plan over 20011/12. The objectives of the review are to explore: a summary of evaluations of New Zealand examples of innovative services an...
with: Te Puni Kōkiri: TPK
Waka Māori was a Māori showcase pavilion supported by Government to: contribute to the vibrancy and energy of the Auckland waterfront; provide a unique venue for hosting events that was quintessentially Māori, South Pacific and New Zealand in form; and provide a facility for future hosting opportunities at key international...
The Rutherford Discovery Fellowships were established in 2010 to support the career development of New Zealand’s most talented early to mid career researchers at a crucial stage in their careers. They were intended to accelerate our top researchers to become research leaders, and to help New Zealand retain its best research...
This paper builds on our 2006 report, discussing PPPs as part of a partnering spectrum that is being used to respond to the future costs and needs for public services. We explore how PPPs are being used to capture innovation and change by sharing the risks and responsibilities in performing a particular public service.
20 Sep 2011
Topics: Advocacy, Self-Advocacy, Community Development, Economic Growth, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Income & Wealth, Families & Whānau, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Leadership, Local Government, Policy, Iwi, Whānau, Vulnerable & Disadvantaged, Innovation
More than 250 delegates attended a Victory Village Forum in Nelson, July 27–29, 2011. The forum aimed to showcase the Victory Community — ‘Kiwibank New Zealand Community of the Year’ in 2010 — and share information about family-centred, community-led development. The three-day forum, organised by Victory...
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