Projects tagged with Natural Disasters
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with: Worksafe New Zealand
This evaluation is intended to inform the next phase of WorkSafe’s focus on the Canterbury Rebuild and provide information for future interventions. The evaluation covered both the process and outcomes of the programme, addressed what the programme has achieved and how, and identified lessons that can be learnt. It also...
Gauging the Impacts of Post-Disaster Arts and Culture Initiatives in Christchurch – a Literature Review
Gauging the Impacts of Post-Disaster Arts and Culture Initiatives in Christchurch – a Literature Review, was prepared by Life in Vacant Spaces Charitable Trust for the Ministry for Culture and Heritage. The objective of the literature review was to gather and assess existing research on the impacts arts and...
This paper is Part 1 in a series of three discussion papers that aims to provide a broad frame of reference for discussion of risk in the New Zealand context. The over-arching theme of the series is ‘decision-making under uncertainty’, because some degree of uncertainty underlies virtually all choices we make, both as...
with: Ministry for Women
Topics: Evaluation, Research, Community Development, Employment & Labour, Income & Wealth, Inequality, Education & Training, Natural Disasters, Women, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Discrimination, Gender
Getting it done shares what the Ministry and its Canterbury partners have learnt over the past two years. Following the 2010 and 2011 earthquakes, data showed a significant negative impact on women’s employment in Canterbury. This report discusses how the work of the Ministry and its...
Topics: Monitoring, Research, Support Groups, Community Development, Emergency Services & Disaster Relief, Economic Growth, Income & Wealth, Education & Training, Natural Disasters, Transport, Healthcare, Mental Health, Population Shifts, Urban, Vulnerable & Disadvantaged, Quality of Life, Resilience, Socio-economic status
The Canterbury Wellbeing Index tracks the progress of the social recovery, using indicators to provide information on the impacts of the earthquakes on wellbeing and to identify emerging social trends and issues. It helps CERA and partner agencies make decisions about the most efficient way to target funds and resources. It also...
Topics: Monitoring, Research, Advocacy, Peer Support, Support Groups, Community Development, Voluntary & Community, Conflict & Conflict Resolution, Emergency Services & Disaster Relief, Family Violence, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Housing & Homelessness, Poverty & Child Poverty, Natural Disasters, Sustainability, Transport, Healthcare, Mental Health, Arts and Culture, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life, Resilience, Socio-economic status, Sport & Recreation
The CERA Wellbeing Survey is an opportunity for residents of greater Christchurch to say how they're going and what they think about the earthquake recovery. It's conducted every six months by CERA and partner agencies with the participation of a random selection of around 2,500 greater Christchurch residents.
The nature of wellbeing: how nature’s ecosystem services contribute to the wellbeing of New Zealand and New Zealanders’
Topics: Research, Conservation, Environment, Natural Disasters, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life, Sport & Recreation
No matter who we are or where we live, our well-being depends on the way ecosystems work (Haines-Young &...
Topics: Research, Community Development, Economic Growth, Income & Wealth, Social Security & Welfare, Natural Disasters, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Quality of Life, Socio-economic status
These studies will help Inland Revenue better understand how an adverse event can affect long-term tax debt and the impact on attitudes and behaviours around paying tax.
with: Ministry of Education: MoE, Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority: CERA, Ministry of Youth Development: MYD
Topics: Research, Peer Support, Self-Advocacy, Natural Disasters, Vulnerable & Disadvantaged, Youth, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life, Resilience, Socio-economic status
If you're between the ages of 12 and 24 and live in greater Christchurch, you're part of a group that actively participates in our region as students, employees, employers and leaders: young people. It's important that we understand your perspectives and needs to ensure the right decisions are...
28 Mar 2014
The Christchurch Venue Overview and Assessment Report was commissioned by the Ministry for Culture and Heritage on advice from the Joint Agency Group (including representatives from the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority, Christchurch City Council and Creative New Zealand). Craig Cooper’s report...
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