Projects tagged with Children and Employment & Labour
32 results found
12 Feb 2015
Topics: Research, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Income & Wealth, Poverty & Child Poverty, Social Services, Unemployment, Emissions, Transport, Families & Whānau, Behaviour Management, Healthcare, Obesity, Whānau, Children, Māori, Pacific People, Youth, Quality of Life, Socio-economic status, Discrimination
This report highlights the impact obesity has on our economic, social, cultural and environmental well-being. At an individual and family level it can affect our income levels, educational achievement, self-esteem and social participation. As a society it affects how our taxes are used in government subsidies and even...
Practice: The New Zealand Corrections Journal - Volume 2 Issue 2: August 2014 - Motivational Interviewing
Topics: Evaluation, Literature review, Research, Conflict & Conflict Resolution, Crime & Safety, Law & Justice, Prisons, Employment & Labour, Social Services, Families & Whānau, Healthcare, Mental Health, Children, Prisoners, Youth, Communicating
Volume 2 Issue 2 of Practice: The New Zealand Corrections Journal focuses on Motivational Interviewing and includes: Editorial - Nikki Reynolds, Chief Psychologist Motivational Interviewing: A useful skill for correctional staff? - Dr Eileen Britt...
Topics: Evaluation, Employment & Labour, Early Childhood Education, Education & Training, Teachers, Schools, Children
This report discusses the effectiveness of employment practices in some kindergartens and education and care services.
Topics: Evaluation, Crime & Safety, Employment & Labour, Primary Education, Teachers, Schools, Secondary Education, Children
This report presents the findings of ERO's 2013 evaluation of how schools ensure student safety when recruiting and managing staff.
12 Dec 2013
with: Ministry of Health: MoH
Topics: Monitoring, Research, Employment & Labour, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Income & Wealth, Inequality, Poverty & Child Poverty, Child Development, Diet & Nutrition, Disease, Hazards, Healthcare, Children, Population Shifts, Quality of Life
This report presents the 2012/13 results from the New Zealand Health Survey, for both adults and children. The report includes information on health behaviours and risk factors, health conditions and access to health services. These findings update those published in 2011/12, from what is now a continuous New...
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...
Topics: Evaluation, Research, Community Development, Crime & Safety, Law & Justice, Victims, Employment & Labour, Income & Wealth, Inequality, Poverty & Child Poverty, Social Security & Welfare, Social Services, Education & Training, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Policy, Child Development, Whānau, Children, Disability, Māori, Pacific People, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life, Socio-economic status
The Children’s Commissioner established an Expert Advisory Group to deliver a significant research-based advocacy programme in 2011-12. This group (the EAG) released a report:
with: Ministry for Women
Topics: International Research, Literature review, Employment & Labour, Early Childhood Education, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Children, Women, Socio-economic status
This is a selective review of the evidence on the link between the cost and availability of early childhood education (ECE), and parents’, particularly mothers’, participation in work. This review is intended to inform policy advice on what impact changes in ECE costs would be likely to have on New Zealand mothers’ participation...
Topics: Research, Community Development, Human Rights & Civil Liberties, International Relations, Employment & Labour, Income & Wealth, Education & Training, Families & Whānau, Children, Refugees
Quota Refugees Ten Years On: Perspectives on Integration, Community and Identity is a multi-year research programme that was developed to better understand the long-term journeys of refugees in New Zealand. The research programme was led by the Department of Labour, with the Ministry of Social Development and the Department of...
with: Statistics New Zealand
Childcare use and work arrangements in 1998 and 2009 compares the findings of the New Zealand Childcare Survey 2009 with those of the New Zealand Childcare Survey 1998. The past decade has seen major changes in New Zealand childcare policy and the work arrangements used by parents. This report highlights some of these changes....
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