Projects tagged with Policy and Economic Growth
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Topics: Research, Crime & Safety, Defence, International Relations, Law & Justice, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Policy, Public Service
This report summarises the results of the Department of Internal Affairs’ (the Department) 2014 survey of its reporting entities under the Anti-Money Laundering & Countering the Financing of Terrorism Act 2009 (AML/CFT Act) and explains the methodology behind the survey. The Act took effect in July...
Topics: Evaluation, Advocacy, Self-Advocacy, Community Development, Not for profit, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Social Services, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Leadership, Local Government, Policy
The philosophy underpinning community-led development is one of community empowerment. It is illustrated by broad community engagement to identify shared issues and concerns to generate local solutions. The community-led development approach focusses on communities as a whole, rather than on specific...
Topics: Research, Social Services, Policy, Public Service, Communicating, Information & Communications Technology
Life is about events, not services. When customers contact government they do so in order to achieve an outcome greater than the agency’s own. But often services reflect agency priorities and silos, rather than customers’ needs and circumstances. As we move to a digital by default model of service provision we need to place...
Topics: Research, Not for profit, Law & Justice, Victims, Poverty & Child Poverty, Education & Training, Policy, Gambling
Preventing and minimising the harm associated with problem gambling is a key element of the regulatory framework for gambling. Much of the intervention in this area is focused on identifying individuals who are problem gamblers or at risk of becoming a problem gambler. Accordingly casino and class 4 operators...
Topics: Research, Non-Governmental Organisation (NGOs), Voluntary & Community, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Policy, Gambling
The purpose of this report is to advise on the results of the ‘Applying for grants from Gambling (‘pokies’) Societies 2013’ Survey (the survey). This constitutes the environmental scan of the community for the ‘GMP vs. Grants in Manukau City’ project (the project). The intent of the survey was to gauge what...
Topics: Research, Philanthropy, Voluntary & Community, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Policy, Gambling
Gaming machines in New Zealand are operated by non-club gaming societies who operate gaming machines in commercial venues, and clubs that typically operate gaming machines in their own premises. This report presents information on the allocation of non-casino gaming machine profits to community organisations in New Zealand in...
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Community Development, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Local Government, Policy
Pursuant to section 23(5) of the Local Government Rating Act 2002 (the Act), local authorities are required to submit a copy of their rates resolution to the Department of Internal Affairs (the Department). Since financial year (FY) 2007/08, staff from the Department have collated and analysed these...
Topics: Evaluation, International Research, Monitoring, Economic Growth, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Natural Resources, Sustainability, Transport, Local Government, Policy
The use of debt by local government in New Zealand has historically followed a cyclical pattern. This pattern is the result of a number of factors. These include: the debt policy of the council and funding tools (including any historical precedent or reaction and development contributions)
Topics: Literature review, Community Development, Education & Training, Local Government, Policy, Māori, Pacific People, Information & Communications Technology
The purpose of this literature review was to find the evidence needed to better answer the following questions: What are the factors (including precursors) that relate to the readiness of a community to adopt digital technologies? What are the key success factors or intervention...
Topics: Evaluation, International Research, Advocacy, Support Groups, Community Development, Not for profit, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Social Services, Policy
This paper provides an overview of approaches to grant-making for community development in selected countries. It presents a high-level picture aimed to inform the development of a new funding framework for the Department’s Crown funded schemes. The selected countries are Australia, the United Kingdom, and North America (Canada...
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