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Governing for Good: The Governance Capability of Social Service NGOs

The boards that govern Non Governmental Organisations ........NGOs........ who deliver social services face a range of complex challenges. They must secure sustaina....ble funding
The boards that govern Non Governmental Organisations (NGOs) who deliver social services face a range of complex challenges. They must secure sustainable funding, comply with changes in the law and manage the increasing demand for their services and the i… http://www.waves.org.nz/blog/governing-for-good-the-governance-capability-of-social-service-ngos/

Professor Tracey McIntosh awarded Te Rangi Hīroa Medal

........From the New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse........ Professor Tracey McIntosh ........Ng............i T............hoe........ has been awarded the Te Rangi H............roa Medal by the Royal Society Te Ap
Professor Tracey McIntosh (Ngāi Tūhoe) has been awarded the Te Rangi Hīroa Medal by the Royal Society Te Apārangi for her research on social injustices. http://www.waves.org.nz/blog/professor-tracey-mcintosh-awarded-te-rangi-hroa-medal/

Research explores sexual violence and tertiary education settings

........From the New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse........ A survey carried out by Thursdays in Black Aotearoa New Zealand has explored students........ experiences of sexual violence prior to and while enrolled in tertiary education. The
A survey carried out by Thursdays in Black Aotearoa New Zealand has explored students' experiences of sexual violence prior to and while enrolled in tertiary education. http://www.waves.org.nz/blog/research-explores-sexual-violence-and-tertiary-education-settings/

New global health study scores New Zealand in lowest percentile for child sexual abuse

........From the New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse........ A study comparing global progress on achieving the United Nations........ health........related Sustainable Development Goals has scored New Zealand in the lowest percentile for
A study comparing global progress on achieving the United Nations' health-related Sustainable Development Goals has scored New Zealand in the lowest percentile for rates of child sexual abuse. http://www.waves.org.nz/blog/new-global-health-study-scores-new-zealand-in-lowest-percentile-for-child-sexual-abuse/

Real data, real lives: the voices of Growing Up in New Zealand

........From the Growing Up in New Zealand website........ 12 September 2017 10am ........ 12........30pm Venue........ Decima Glenn Room........ Owen G Glenn Building ........Room 310........ Location
Growing Up in New Zealand captures the individual and collective stories of children and families living in 21st century New Zealand. The recently-released report “Now We Are Four” describes the cohort children over the course of their preschool years. Th… http://www.waves.org.nz/blog/real-data-real-lives-the-voices-of-growing-up-in-new-zealand/

In the company of men: "sheddies" enjoy good health

........From the Community Waitakere Noticeboard........ According to urban myth........ blokes just want to retreat into solitary ........lsquo........man caves........rsquo........ or backyard sheds. But new research on the growing popularity of community sheds reveals
According to urban myth, blokes just want to retreat into solitary ‘man caves’ or backyard sheds. But new research on the growing popularity of community sheds reveals older men relish the chance to collaborate over projects and socialise – and by doing s… http://www.waves.org.nz/blog/in-the-company-of-men-sheddies-enjoy-good-health/

Research invitation: Experiences of immigrant women and counselling

My name is Shila Nair and I am conducting a research towards completing the Master of Cou....nselling Degree........ at the University of Auckland........ within the Faculty of Education and Social Work. My Supervisor is Dr. Jan Wilson
My name is Shila Nair and I am a practicing NZAC registered Counsellor in New Zealand. I am currently doing my research as a final year Master's Degree student at the University of Auckland. And I am interested in hearing about the experiences of immigran… http://www.waves.org.nz/blog/research-invitation-experiences-of-immigrant-women-and-counselling/

Family wellbeing across the regions

........From the Superu website........ Employment........ education........ health and housing........ how do families compare across the regions........ This was the question Superu addressed as part of its most recent research on families an
Employment, education, health and housing: how do families compare across the regions? This was the question Superu addressed as part of its most recent research on families and whānau. The results are now available in a suite of regional factsheets on fa… http://www.waves.org.nz/blog/family-wellbeing-across-the-regions/

Superu Children and Families Research Fund

Applications are closing for the Superu Children and Families Research Fund on 3 March ....at 11.59pm. The Fund is........nbsp........dedicated to funding policy........relevant research using external data from the Growing Up in New Zealand
Application deadline extended to Friday, 3 March at 11:59pm http://www.waves.org.nz/blog/superu-children-and-families-research-fund/

Research Shows Benefits of Defunded NGO Study Award Scheme

........From the New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse........ Massey University researchers have published a report about the benefits of the Govern....ment NGO Study Award Scheme
Massey University researchers have published a report about the benefits of the Government NGO Study Award Scheme, which has recently been defunded. http://www.waves.org.nz/blog/research-shows-benefits-of-defunded-ngo-study-award-scheme/

New Report on Cybersafety for Indigenous Youth to Prevent Suicide

New report on cybersafety for indigenous youth to prevent suicide ........From the New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse........
The national Māori and Pasifika suicide prevention programme, Waka Hourua Leadership Group, has released a new report on cyberbullying and prevention for indigenous youth in Aotearoa New Zealand. http://www.waves.org.nz/blog/new-report-on-cybersafety-for-indigenous-youth-to-prevent-suicide/

Reducing and preventing violence in taitamariki Māori intimate partner relationships

Reducing and preventing violence in taitamariki M............ori intimate partner relationships ........From the New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse........ Moana Eruera
Moana Eruera's PhD thesis on reducing and preventing violence in taitamariki Māori intimate partner relationships is now available online. http://www.waves.org.nz/blog/reducing-and-preventing-violence-in-taitamariki-mori-intimate-partner-relationships/

2016 Family violence data summaries

2016 Family violence data summaries ........From the New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse........ Family violence data summaries 2016 have been published by the New Zealand Family Viol
Family violence data summaries 2016 have been published by the New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse (NZFVC). The data summaries are a collation of family violence statistics from government and non-government agencies and research studies. http://www.waves.org.nz/blog/2016-family-violence-data-summaries/

Intimate partner violence: Understanding research on risk & protective factors

Intimate partner violence........ Understanding research on risk ........amp........ protective factors ........ Seminar ........ Auckland ........ 29 Jun 2016 ........nbsp........ The New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse has just released Issues Paper 10
The New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse has just released Issues Paper 10, Understanding research on risk and protective factors for intimate partner violence. They are also hosting a seminar on this work in Auckland on the 29th of June. http://www.waves.org.nz/blog/intimate-partner-violence-understanding-research-on-risk-and-protective-factors/

New report on partner and sexual violence in Rainbow communities

New report on partner and sexual violence in Rainbow communities ........From the New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse........ ........nbsp........ A new report on partner and sexual violence in Rainbow communities in Aotearoa New Zea
A new report on partner and sexual violence in Rainbow communities in Aotearoa New Zealand has been released. http://www.waves.org.nz/blog/new-report-on-partner-and-sexual-violence-in-rainbow-communities/

CDC publishes strategies for violence prevention

CDC publishes strategies for violence prevention based on best available evidence ........From the New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse........ The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has developed two technical packages to help communities and government agencies take advantage of the best available evidence to prevent violence. http://www.waves.org.nz/blog/cdc-publishes-strategies-for-violence-prevention/

FVDRC 5th Annual Report

Family Violence Death Review Committee report recommends changes in thinking and approach .... ........From the New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse........ ........nbsp........ The Family Violence Death Review Committee
The Family Violence Death Review Committee have released their 5th Annual Report. http://www.waves.org.nz/blog/fvdrc-5th-annual-report/

Salvation Army 2016 State of the Nation Report

Salvation Army 2016 State of the Nation Report The latest State of the Nation Report fro....m the Salvation Army........s Social Policy Unit has been released. ........Moving Targets
The latest State of the Nation Report from the Salvation Army's Social Policy Unit has been released. 'Moving Targets' outlines what progress New Zealand is making in critical areas including housing, how well we meet the needs of children and crime and p… http://www.waves.org.nz/blog/salvation-army-2016-state-of-the-nation-report/

Report: Protection for the family, protection for all

The Ministry for Women........s new report........ A malu i ................iga........ e malu fo........i i fafo........ Protection for the family........ protection for all........ shares........ from the perspective of Samoan people
The Ministry for Women have released a new report 'A malu i ‘aiga, e malu fo’i i f afo: Protection for the family, protection for all: Samoan people’s understanding of primary prevention of violence against women'. http://www.waves.org.nz/blog/report-protection-for-the-family-protection-for-all/

Issues paper: Risk assessment: What is it and how can it be applied in family violence?

Issues Paper 9........ Risk assessment........ What is it and how can it be applied in family violence........ The New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse has just released Issues Paper 9
The New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse has just released Issues Paper 9, Risk assessment: What is it and how can it be applied in family violence? http://www.waves.org.nz/blog/issues-paper-risk-assessment-what-is-it-and-how-can-it-be-applied-in-family-violence/

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