Categories


Tags

CrisisEducationChildrenElderCounsellingDisabilityLegalEthnicMenMaoriCoordinationYouthFamilyParentingSexual ViolenceWomen


Archive

2020

January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
   Weekly Media Roundup
   MSD Family Violence and Sexual Violence Service Provider Update
   White Ribbon 2020 and 16 days of activism against gender based violence
   Pasefika Proud ethnic specific family violence prevention training 2020-21
   SSPA: Learn More About Responding to Section 7AA
   Child Protection for the Early Childhood Education (ECE) sector: training webinar
   RFP for resources to support new Relationships and Sexuality Education guidelines
   Information sharing: training webinar
   Online Community Seminar: Preventing the Removal of Infants by the State
   Government and NGO interim CEDAW reports set out work to be done
   Social Determinants of Health Webinar: COVID-19, social determinants and violence
   Weekly Media Roundup
   New Minister for Prevention of Family & Sexual Violence, other positions announced
   Kia whiti tonu - "To shine brightly"
   Latest research report from Growing Up in New Zealand released
   Free Young Mum Support Program next intake 2021
   Aotearoa Sustainable Development Goals Summit Series Hui #1: See the Change
   Te Kupenga: 2018
   Cumulative Jeopardy: What works in working with maltreating families?
   Creating a level playing field for ALL women - Experiences & issues for disabled women
   Weekly Media Roundup
   Community Waitakere AGM
   Family violence and sexual violence service provider update - MSD, Oct 2020
   Pacific Family Violence Prevention Training Programme sessions for 2020 – 2021
   Better Blokes Referral List

Online Community Seminar: Preventing the Removal of Infants by the State

November 20, 2020 at 12:22 PM

From the University of Otago

This seminar will present the findings of a year-long University of Otago research project which focused on the prevention of removal of infants by the state. The issue of the removal of babies by Oranga Tamariki, particularly Māori babies, has gained widespread recent attention in the last two years. This research sought to understand what helps prevent this practice where possible. This seminar will present an overview of the findings of this qualitative, exploratory research, with a particular focus on the following questions:

  • What do recent trends suggest about removal practices?
  • What are whānau perceptions of what helps avoid removal?
  • What do professionals working with whānau in the community say helps prevent removal?
  • What are the wider contextual factors which lead to inequalities in removal rates, including the overrepresentation of Māori?
  • What are the overall lessons for organisational structures, service design, policy and practice? The seminar is intended for a broad audience, including social workers, community and health workers, researchers, citizens, policymakers and anyone else with an interest in this topic.

Details

Time and date: 11am – 12pm, Wednesday 2nd December

Venue: Online via Zoom –https://otago.zoom.us/j/8366496535?pwd=4CH1MgjkCSs

Presenters: Emily Keddell, Kerri Cleaver and Luke Fitzmaurice

Click here to download the flyer



Category: Research