Projects tagged with Literature review
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8 Aug 2013
Topics: Evaluation, International Research, Literature review, Methodology, Monitoring, Disease, Health & Safety at Work, Healthcare, Quality of Life
Injury-related Health Loss is a joint report from the Ministry of Health and the Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC). The report presents the injury-related findings from the New Zealand Burden of Diseases, Injuries and Risk Factors Study. The report estimates the level of health loss resulting from both...
Topics: Literature review, Research, Employment & Labour, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Income & Wealth, Inequality, Poverty & Child Poverty, Retirement, Social Security & Welfare, Older People, Socio-economic status
This report has been prepared in response to a request from the Commission for Financial Literacy and Retirement Income for a summary of what we know about the material wellbeing of the current cohort of older New Zealanders, including identification where possible of the groups most at risk of hardship. The report also...
7 Jul 2013
with: Ministry for Women
Topics: International Research, Literature review, Research, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Leadership, Women, Gender
This study explores the changing gender diversity trends on New Zealand corporate boards. A literature review presents domestic and international governance diversity statistics, as well as a thorough summary of the research into the commercial benefits of board diversity and the identified barriers and solutions (on both the...
This project supports delivering better quality health care for all New Zealanders. It aims to achieve this by initiating the work required to measure and report how consumers or patients actually experience the health system. What happened to them and how did it make them feel? By capturing this consistently and coherently...
Topics: Literature review, Community Development, Employment & Labour, Income & Wealth, Migrants, Socio-economic status
This literature review was commissioned to find out what’s already known about migrant businesses. This will help Inland Revenue identify gaps in this knowledge so that we can better meet the needs of migrant businesses and make it easier for them to interact with us. The review draws on information already published on the...
30 May 2013
with: Ministry for Women
Topics: Kaupapa Māori, Literature review, Research, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Leadership, Māori, Women
This research seeks to actively honour, celebrate the contributions, and affirm the mana of Māori women chief executive officers.
The Case for Financial Literacy: Recognizing Financial Education as a Key Element of Future Retirement Income Policy
Topics: International Research, Literature review, Employment & Labour, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Income & Wealth, Inequality, Poverty & Child Poverty, Retirement, Social Security & Welfare, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Leadership, Policy, Older People
The last few decades have seen a dramatic transformation in the arena of retirement security. This transformation is marked by two significant changes: individuals have become progressively more responsible for making their own pension and retirement decisions, and financial markets around the world have become increasingly...
Topics: International Research, Literature review, Research, Employment & Labour, Teachers, Literacy & Numeracy, Schools, Secondary Education, Children, Māori, Pacific People, Youth
National and international evidence suggests that in many education systems, including New Zealand, large numbers of students graduate from or leave school without the levels of literacy and language knowledge and skills needed for successful 21st century living. The education research literature identifies...
This report provides an overview of the literature and research on the employer’s role and influence in the employment of migrant workers (including refugees and asylum seekers, high- and low-skilled workers, and permanent and temporary workers) in Australia, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland,...
Topics: Literature review, Research, Employment & Labour, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Income & Wealth, Inequality, Poverty & Child Poverty, Retirement, Social Security & Welfare, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Policy, Older People, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life, Socio-economic status
This paper aims to provide background information for those conducting the 2013 review of New Zealand’s retirement income and for New Zealanders who wish to participate in the consultation processes. The retirement experience is influenced by how well prepared retirees are, how they expect to be treated, and...
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