Projects tagged with Education & Training and Economic Growth
21 results found
17 Sep 2015
with: Careers New Zealand
Topics: Evaluation, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Unemployment, Education & Training, Migrants, Vulnerable & Disadvantaged
Auckland’s economic success important for New Zealand New Zealand’s economic future hinges, to a large extent, on Auckland’s economic success. For Auckland to reach its full potential it needs a highly skilled workforce who can confidently manage their own career pathways. The partners in...
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...
4 Sep 2014
Topics: Literature review, Research, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Education & Training, Secondary Education, Tertiary Education, Māori, Pacific People, Innovation
Strong connections between tertiary education organisations, industry and Pasifika learners are key enablers to increasing awareness and knowledge of high-growth, high-demand industries. The report also shows how secondary schools and tertiary education organisations can develop Pasifika employment in high-growth, high-demand...
Community in Mind: What is needed for effective psychosocial recovery of individuals and communities in greater Christchurch?
Topics: Literature review, Research, Advocacy, Peer Support, Support Groups, Community Development, Conflict & Conflict Resolution, Emergency Services & Disaster Relief, Economic Growth, Social Services, Education & Training, Natural Disasters, Families & Whānau, Relationships, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Mental Health, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Resilience
In 2013, the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority began research for the purpose of developing this Background Document to inform the Greater Christchurch Psychosocial Recovery Strategy. This report, Community in Mind: Greater Christchurch Psychosocial Recovery Background Document, identifies what...
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, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Education & Training, Tertiary Education
This paper examines the determinants of firms’ skill shortages, using a specially-designed survey, the Business Strategy and Skills (BSS) module of the Business Operations Survey. We combine the BSS module with additional data on firms in the Statistics New Zealand’s prototype Longitudinal Business Database (LBD). We focus on...
The purpose of this paper is to examine the impact of skill shortages on the supply of training within New Zealand firms. The study uses a specially designed survey, the Business Strategy and Skills (BSS) module of the Business Operations Survey 2008 (BOS 2008). The paper evaluates the impact of skills shortages on the incidence...
A firm’s business strategy does not exist in a vacuum; it requires employees to implement it. However, firms often say that they have difficulties hiring certain types of employees. Through interviews with firms and analysis of the 2008 New Zealand Business Operations Survey, this research explored the interaction between...
Topics: Evaluation, International Research, Economic Growth, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Education & Training, Teachers, Literacy & Numeracy, Schools, Secondary Education, Families & Whānau, Policy, Culture, Language
This research provides information for New Zealand Secondary schools interested in, or currently active in, the German market. The report covers a breakdown of the main variations between the states, detail on the recent change from 13 years down to 12, expectations of German high schools for students returning from offshore...
Topics: International Research, Research, Economic Growth, Income & Wealth, Education & Training, Tertiary Education, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Policy
This report provides an understanding of the dynamics of the Kazakhstan student market with respect to international study. It establishes the potential for student demand to travel to New Zealand for study and advises on key areas of opportunity, impediments and potential marketing strategies. There is much...
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