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Posts tagged ‘interviews’

Development of an evidence rating scale for the New Zealand social sector

Year: 2016

Standards of evidence are rating scales against which evidence for the effectiveness of social interventions can be assessed. International best practice in the development and use of standards of evidence was reviewed, and follow-up work with Superu developed an evidence rating scale for New Zealand. The rating scale has been adopted for use in assessing the evidence supporting social investment budget bids in 2018.

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Market research on genomics challenges and opportunities in New Zealand

Year: 2016

This research project focused on the near-future challenges and opportunities for genomics in New Zealand and identified ways in which a national facility for genomics could help New Zealand to overcome challenges and make the most of opportunities.

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Longitudinal research on housing

Year: 2013

Several contributions were made to Housing New Zealand’s longitudinal research project, including provision of interviewing services, analysis of qualitative and quantitative data, development of a logic model and evaluation framework, and reporting on specific topics of interest. The research has been used to improve services for tenants and applicants.

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Research interviews with Housing New Zealand tenants and applicants

Year: 2012

Interviewing services were provided to Housing New Zealand’s large scale longitudinal research project on tenants and applicants.

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Development of a monitoring and evaluation framework to support the Pest Management National Plan of Action, 2010-2035

Years: 2011 – 2012

A monitoring and evaluation framework was developed to enable pest management agencies to assess the value of pest management, and to assist the development of an agile, efficient and effective pest management system.

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Assessing the impact of New Zealand’s investment in destination marketing

Year: 2011

Current practices in measuring the return on investment in tourism destination marketing were reviewed, and advice on improving New Zealand’s practices was developed. The advice formed the basis of a paper to the Minister, and new methods are now being piloted by the Ministry.

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E Tū Kahikatea – Evaluation of the Contribution of Te Wānanga o Aotearoa to Aotearoa New Zealand Communities and Society

Years: 2008 – 2010

A large scale, mixed method research and evaluation project examined Te Wānanga o Aotearoa practices, and evaluated the outcomes from Te Wānanga o Aotearoa education. Te Wānanga o Aotearoa is New Zealand’s second largest tertiary education institution, and this report helped to fill a significant and longstanding gap in New Zealand’s understanding of how it works and what it achieves.

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Outcomes from the Market Development Assistance Scheme: findings from interviews with recipient firms

Year: 2008

Interviews with firms that had received support from the Market Development Assistance Scheme contributed to the Ministry’s evaluation of the scheme.

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Case study of the Regional Partnerships Programme in Wellington

Year: 2008

A detailed case study of the Regional Partnerships Programme’s activity in the Wellington region was completed, contributing to the Ministry’s evaluation of the scheme across New Zealand. This was the first case study to be completed as part of the evaluation, and was used by the Ministry as a guide for the remainder of the case studies.

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