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From the CEO: Evidence to Action

What works: When evidence leads to action is the theme of our annual Evidence to Action conference, scheduled for 19 June in Wellington.

We are thrilled with the quality of speakers we’ve attracted this year. They will be presenting their views on evidence use and how to move...

Now we are 4: happy, healthy children focus of latest research

Superu and the University of Auckland have just released the latest report from the Growing Up in New Zealand (GUiNZ) longitudinal study. This report focuses on the children from the study at age 4.

Now we are 4 provides a comprehensive look at how Kiwi kids from the study are...

Youth Mental Health Project – new reports released

The Youth Mental Health Project (YMHP) has been running since 2012, and comprises 26 specific initiatives aimed at promoting the wellbeing of youth aged 12 to...

Family & Whānau Wellbeing Status Report – 2017

The Families & Whānau Wellbeing Status Report 2017 due for release in June will include sections on the following areas of research and a discussion which draws across these to consider the implications for supporting family and whānau wellbeing.

Patterns of multiple...

What works for children exposed to family violence?

The report What works for children exposed to family violence? integrates international and New Zealand evidence to make recommendations about the future design and delivery of services for children exposed to family violence.

Superu will be launching this report on 13 June, and...

Te Ritorito 2017 forum video presentations now online

We have now published video footage of presentations from the inaugural Te Ritorito 2017 forum – the hui about the bigger picture of whānau, hapū and iwi wellbeing.

Go to the website to watch Emeritus...

Learning from evaluation case studies

Superu commissioned independent evaluations of two NGO programmes and these case studies are now available on our...

A growing library of social science research

Superu manages The Hub – the one-stop-shop for government social science research and evaluation – which now holds over 6,000 publications from more than 50 agencies. Since 2017 The Hub has added 49 projects and 77 new publications. Key...

Out and About

The challenge of increasing diversity

Vasantha Krishnan, Superu’s acting Deputy Chief Executive, recently attended the Indigenous Diversity Forum held at Te Papa. The issue is very relevant to New Zealand, with Auckland touted as one of the world’s most diverse cities...

From the Chief Executive: creating opportunities for debate and learning

Kia ora.

I was delighted to attend Te Ritorito 2017: Towards whānau, hapū and iwi wellbeing earlier this month. The two-day forum, jointly hosted by Superu and Te Puni Kōkiri, was a fantastic example of shared leadership in action and showed the value of working together to create...

Last update: 23 May 2017