What makes us who we are? How can we know what it takes to ensure that every child gets the best start in life? How can we help policy developers make the best decisions for the wellbeing of Kiwi kids? Our answer is simple but, at the same time, complex: we study them. And we do it over a long period of time.
Te Ritorito is a metaphor for intergenerational whānau, hapū and iwi wellbeing. The inaugral Te Ritorito forum was jointly held by Superu and Te Puni Kōkiri at the Pipitea Marae on 3-4 April 2017.
Earlier in April I had the pleasure of delivering the closing remarks following the Big Data Hui hosted by Treasury. Continue reading
Citizens benefit greatly from evaluation when it is used in social services to design and improve services, but they bear the cost when evaluation is weak or absent. This has long been the case for Mäori. Continue reading