Projects tagged with Literature review
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Topics: Literature review, Community Development, Crime & Safety, Law & Justice, Leadership, Hapū, Iwi, Manaakitanga, Te Āo Māori, Wairua, Whakapapa, Whānau, Whānau Ora, Māori, Quality of Life, Culture
The purpose of this review was to study evidence from five major domains of endeavour to identify a common set of interventions, initiatives, approaches and practices that increases understanding of what helps Maori succeed or improve outcomes in life. The investigation concentrated on reviewing studies that produced evidence...
Topics: Literature review, Research, Peer Support, Self-Advocacy, Employment & Labour, Income & Wealth, Inequality, Retirement, Social Security & Welfare, Older People, Women, Quality of Life, Socio-economic status, Discrimination, Gender
This paper relates to research that was commissioned to identify cultural and ethnic factors that might inhibit the ability of women to accumulate net worth. The research has been conducted by the Fin-Ed Centre, Massey University. Many of the factors thought to disadvantage a woman’s ability to accumulate net...
Topics: Literature review, Communicating, Information & Communications Technology, Media & Communications
The purpose of this literature review was to compare New Zealander's views of classification and rating labelling systems with overseas respondents' views from research published in the past 10 years (2002-2012). Published research was collected primarily from agencies in Britain, Ireland, the United States, and...
with: Ministry of Justice: MoJ
This report responds to a request by the Ministry for a literature review that collates, describes and evaluates the evidence base relating to appropriate responses to victims of crime in the adult criminal justice system. The aim of this literature review is to summarise available evidence that can be used to:
31 Aug 2012
with: Ministry of Health: MoH
Topics: Evaluation, International Research, Literature review, Research, International Relations, Disease, Healthcare, Men
An evidence-based summary of current New Zealand and overseas evidence to inform best practice in the use of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening in asymptomatic men.
Property (Relationships) Amendment Act 2001 and Retirement: Are Separated Women More Disadvantaged Than Men?
Topics: International Research, Literature review, Research, Law & Justice, Employment & Labour, Income & Wealth, Inequality, Retirement, Social Security & Welfare, Divorce, Marriage & Marital Relationship, Older People, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Socio-economic status, Discrimination, Gender
This report was commissioned by the Commission for Financial Literacy and Retirement Income (the “Commission”) in November 2011. It is one part of a larger project currently being undertaken by the Commission entitled “Raising Women’s Future Retirement Prospects.” The “Raising Women’s Future Retirement Prospects” project...
with: Sport New Zealand
Topics: Literature review, Sport & Extramural Education, Schools, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Policy, Sport & Recreation
At the heart of all new programmes, initiatives, policies or curriculum documents designed for school settings is an attempt to change some aspect of school practice. Therefore, an understanding of the key messages and lessons learnt about effectively managing change in schools is important background for anyone trying to...
Report of the Māori Medium Workforce Reference Group into strengthening the Māori Medium Education workforce (2012)
27 Jul 2012
The Māori Medium Workforce Reference Group (the Group) was established by the Minister of Education, Hon Hekia Parata, to provide expert and independent advice on strengthening the capacity and capability of the Māori medium education workforce. In particular, the Group was tasked with addressing ongoing shortages in the supply...
6 Jul 2012
This literature review aims to create an evidence-based foundation for supporting the development of effective and innovative practices that can contribute to quality teaching and learning.
Topics: International Research, Literature review, Research, International Relations, Pedagogy, Teachers, Schools, Environment, Leadership, Children, Migrants, Discrimination, Language, Religion, Beliefs & Spirituality
New Zealand was one of 38 countries which took part in ICCS in 2008. ICCS focuses on Year 9 students' knowledge and understanding of civic systems and citizenship issues, and their attitudes, values and behaviours relating to civics and citizenship. It also looks at differences among countries in relation to the outcomes of...
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