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  • Child Poverty Monitor: Technical report 2021 

    Duncanson, Mavis; van Asten, Hedwig; Adams, Judith; McAnally, Helena; Zhang, Xian; Wicken, Andrew; Oben, Glenda
    The Child Poverty Monitor is a partnership between the J R McKenzie Trust, the Office of the Children’s Commissioner, and the New Zealand Child and Youth Epidemiology Service (NZCYES) at the University of Otago. The ninth ...
  • Evaluation of the Mobility Action Programme (MAP) Final Report 

    Wilson, Jessie; Wilson, Ross; Abbott, J. Haxby; Stevenson, Brendan; Carter, Marnie; Kayem, Yasmine
    As the leading cause of disability in New Zealand, musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions generate health, social, and economic strains on individual quality of life and health system costs. Research indicates that one in every ...
  • The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Jobs and Work in New Zealand 

    Gavaghan, Colin; Knott, Alistair; Maclaurin, James
    Final Report on Phase 1 of the New Zealand Law Foundation’s Artificial Intelligence and Law in New Zealand Project
  • Health and wellbeing of under-25 year olds in the South Island 2019 

    Duncanson, Mavis; Oben, Glenda; Adams, Judith; Richardson, Georgia; Wicken, Andrew; Smith, Lee
    In this report the New Zealand Child and Youth Epidemiology Service (NZCYES) presents information to assist in the planning and funding of services that can collectively improve, promote and protect the health and wellbeing ...
  • Health and wellbeing of under-25 year olds in Southern District Health Board 2019 

    Duncanson, Mavis; Oben, Glenda; Adams, Judith; Richardson, Georgia; Wicken, Andrew; Smith, Lee
    In this report the New Zealand Child and Youth Epidemiology Service (NZCYES) presents information to assist in the planning and funding of services that can collectively improve, promote and protect the health and wellbeing ...
  • Health and wellbeing of under-25 year olds in Canterbury and West Coast 2019 

    Duncanson, Mavis; Oben, Glenda; Adams, Judith; Richardson, Georgia; Wicken, Andrew; Smith, Lee
    In this report the New Zealand Child and Youth Epidemiology Service (NZCYES) presents information to assist in the planning and funding of services that can collectively improve, promote and protect the health and wellbeing ...
  • Health and wellbeing of under-25 year olds in Nelson Marlborough and South Canterbury 2019 

    Duncanson, Mavis; Oben, Glenda; Adams, Judith; Richardson, Georgia; Wicken, Andrew; Smith, Lee
    In this report the New Zealand Child and Youth Epidemiology Service (NZCYES) presents information to assist in the planning and funding of services that can collectively improve, promote and protect the health and wellbeing ...
  • Health and wellbeing of under-25 year olds in Hutt Valley, Capital & Coast, and Wairarapa 2019 

    Duncanson, Mavis; Oben, Glenda; Adams, Judith; Richardson, Georgia; Wicken, Andrew; Smith, Lee
    In this report the New Zealand Child and Youth Epidemiology Service (NZCYES) presents information to assist in the planning and funding of services that can collectively improve, promote and protect the health and wellbeing ...
  • Health and wellbeing of under-25 year olds in MidCentral and Whanganui 2019 

    Duncanson, Mavis; Oben, Glenda; Adams, Judith; Richardson, Georgia; Wicken, Andrew; Smith, Lee
    In this report the New Zealand Child and Youth Epidemiology Service (NZCYES) presents information to assist in the planning and funding of services that can collectively improve, promote and protect the health and wellbeing ...
  • Health and wellbeing of under-25 year olds in Hawke's Bay 2019 

    Duncanson, Mavis; Oben, Glenda; Adams, Judith; Richardson, Georgia; Wicken, Andrew; Smith, Lee
    In this report the New Zealand Child and Youth Epidemiology Service (NZCYES) presents information to assist in the planning and funding of services that can collectively improve, promote and protect the health and wellbeing ...
  • Health and wellbeing of under-25 year olds in the Midland region 2019 

    Duncanson, Mavis; Oben, Glenda; Adams, Judith; Richardson, Georgia; Wicken, Andrew; Smith, Lee
    In this report the New Zealand Child and Youth Epidemiology Service (NZCYES) presents information to assist in the planning and funding of services that can collectively improve, promote and protect the health and wellbeing ...
  • Health and wellbeing of under-25 year olds in the Northern region 2019 

    Duncanson, Mavis; Oben, Glenda; Adams, Judith; Richardson, Georgia; Wicken, Andrew; Smith, Lee
    In this report the New Zealand Child and Youth Epidemiology Service (NZCYES) presents information to assist in the planning and funding of services that can collectively improve, promote and protect the health and wellbeing ...
  • Irish in Aotearoa: Mapping the Irish Community and People of Irish heritage in New Zealand 

    Tiernan, Sonja
    The connections between Ireland and New Zealand are burgeoning. To better understand and recognise the shape of these connections, research on the Irish in Aotearoa was commissioned by the Embassy of Ireland, Wellington. ...
  • Waitangi Tribunal evidence brief (WAI2915): explaining and responding to causes of Māori disparities in the child protection system 

    Keddell, Emily; Cleaver, Kerri
    This invited brief responds to the three inquiry questions: (a) Why has there been such a significant and consistent disparity between the number of tamariki Māori and non- Māori children being taken into state care under ...
  • Child Poverty Monitor 2020: Technical Report 

    Duncanson, Mavis; Richardson, Georgia; Oben, Glenda; Wicken, Andrew; van Asten, Hedwig; Adams, Judith
    Whakatōngia te kākano aroha i roto i ā tātou taitamariki kia puāwai i roto i tō rātou tupuranga aranui oranga ‘Plant the seed of love in our children and they will blossom, grow and journey towards the greatest pathway ...
  • The treatment of obesity in children and adolescents 

    Adams, Judith
    The main reason why the rising prevalence of childhood obesity is an important public health issue is that obese children are likely to become obese adults at high risk of developing diabetes and cardiovascular disease and ...
  • Young People’s Sexual and Reproductive Health 

    Adams, Judith
    Having sex for the first time is a major milestone in life that almost everyone reaches. In New Zealand, around 37% of secondary school students have had sex by the age of 16 years and around 46% by the age of 17 or more.1 ...
  • Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder 

    Adams, Judith
    There is substantial evidence from both observational studies of humans, and experimental studies in animals, that fetal alcohol exposure can cause physical malformations, growth retardation and brain damage.1-5 Alcohol ...
  • Factors that influence inequity of oral health in New Zealand and what we can do about them 

    Beckett, Deanna M; Meldrum, Alison M
    Dental caries has been identified by the New Zealand (NZ) Ministry of Health (MoH) as the country’s most prevalent chronic disease.1 Dental diseases of the oral cavity include, but are not limited to, dental caries, ...
  • Making health easier: Reducing inequalities in child health through addressing low health literacy 

    Adams, Judith
    Keeping their children healthy and safe is one of the most important responsibilities parents and caregivers have. It requires knowledge and skills that are acquired in a number of ways: from families and friends, through ...