Projects tagged with Policy and
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5 Apr 2017
Superu’s annual conference, Evidence to Action, was held on 30 July 2015, 15 April 2016 and 19 June 2017. The aim of the event was to share knowledge and experience of how to achieve positive outcomes from the uptake and application of evidence gained from research and evaluation. 2017 E2A...
Topics: Monitoring, Education & Training, Pedagogy, Schools, Secondary Education, Tertiary Education, Policy, Children, Pacific People, Youth
The Pasifika Education Plan 2013-2017 (the PEP) provides a strategic direction for improving education outcomes for Pasifika peoples in Aotearoa New Zealand. This monitoring report provides a national and regional picture of how Pasifika learners are progressing as the PEP is implemented....
Topics: Evaluation, Research, Employment & Labour, Housing & Homelessness, Income & Wealth, Retirement, Social Security & Welfare, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Policy, Older People, Socio-economic status
The kiwiSaver Evaluation series is part of the programme of reporting, agreed to by Ministers at the outset of the evaluation, which is intended to provide regular performance-related information on KiwiSaver. The objectives of the evaluation are to: · Assess the early implementation and delivery of KiwiSaver...
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Pedagogy, Teachers, Literacy & Numeracy, Schools, Special Education, Policy, Science & Technology
Data on students taught by Resource Teachers: Literacy (RT:Lits) and their precursors, the Resource Teachers of Reading (RTRs) have been collected and analysed each year since 1992. RT:Lits offer specialist assistance to primary and intermediate level school students (mostly six to twelve-year-olds) with moderate difficulties in...
with: Sport New Zealand
Topics: Evaluation, Research, Not for profit, Families & Whānau, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Policy, Children, Population Shifts, Urban, Sport & Recreation
This new research series page contains research on Sport New Zealand commissioned research on outdoor recreation. It includes the outdoor recreation research agenda 2011, and research stocktake/synthesis (2010) and individual research studies.
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Pedagogy, Primary Education, Teachers, Literacy & Numeracy, Schools, Policy
In 2010 the Ministry commissioned a three year monitoring and evaluation project to get a broad overview of the implementation of National Standards in a representative sample of English-medium state schools with Year 1 – 8 students. The National Standards School Sample Monitoring and Evaluation (NSSSME) Project is contracted to...
31 Oct 2012
Topics: Monitoring, Support Groups, Conflict & Conflict Resolution, Crime & Safety, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Relationships, Policy, Behaviour Management, Youth
The Fresh Start reforms, introduced in October 2010, aim to improve community safety and help address the underlying causes of offending by children and young people. Youth Court judges now have more options to deal with offenders, including powers to order mentoring, alcohol and drug rehabilitation, and parenting education...
19 Dec 2011
Topics: Research, Human Rights & Civil Liberties, Employment & Labour, Income & Wealth, Unemployment, Policy, Public Service, Healthcare, Mental Health, Asian, Migrants, Refugees, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life, Socio-economic status, Customs & Traditions, Discrimination, Language, Religion, Beliefs & Spirituality
This research study explores the work experiences of immigrants of Asian origin living in the greater Auckland region, New Zealand. Family interviews with people in a range of work situations were conducted with a total of 78 Chinese, Korean, Southeast Asian, South Asian and ‘Asian with refugee background’...
8 Dec 2011
with: Ministry of Health: MoH
Topics: Policy, Healthcare, Evaluation, Biotechnology, Information & Communications Technology, Social Media
Consultation on the Direct-to-Consumer Advertising of Prescription Medicines in New Zealand: Consultation Document took place during March and April 2006. The consultation document reviewed the policy debate on direct-to-consumer advertising of prescription medicines (DTCA) as it relates to New Zealand, outlining the current...
7 Dec 2011
Topics: Research, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Policy, Healthcare, Pregnancy, Teen Pregnancy, Tikanga, Whānau, Whenua, Māori, Women, Quality of Life, Socio-economic status, Culture, Discrimination, Gender, Race & Ethnicity, Religion, Beliefs & Spirituality
This review is a part of a broader research project being undertaken by the Families Commission in relation to teenage pregnancy and ‘repeat’ teenage pregnancy. The project seeks to answer a number of key questions that have been shaped by the Minister of Social Development in response to what is considered an issue of...
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