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Research highlights ethnic differences in the wellbeing of Kiwi families

Superu has just released its latest Families and Whānau Status Report, which explores the wellbeing of New Zealand’s families and whānau. 

This year’s research focuses on ethnic differences in how our families are faring, a greater understanding of who Māori describe as their ‘whānau’ and...

Seeing the future of the public sector

Superu staff recently attended a conference for the next generation of leaders, thinkers and policy shapers.

Sophie Debski and Ella Myftari attended the recent Institute of Public Administration New Zealand (IPANZ) New Professionals conference which focuses on realising potential...

From the Chief Executive - Understanding families and whānau

Families and whānau are the most significant socialising influence in our lives, so their wellbeing is important.  In order for the social sector to make the best decisions to improve the outcomes for New Zealand families and whānau  we need to better understand how different cultures describe ‘...

Research confirms whakapapa as foundation of whānau

Superu’s recently released Families and Whānau Status Report includes an exploration of who Māori describe as their ‘whānau’.

Last year, Superu researched whānau wellbeing using Te Kupenga, the first Māori social survey, and Superu’s Whānau Rangatiratanga Framework. This year, we’ve built...

Research highlights issues facing Māori families

Superu has just released its latest Families and Whānau Status Report.

“In 2015, Superu explored whānau wellbeing through the use of Te Kupenga, the first survey of Māori wellbeing,” says Donovan Clarke (Waikato, Ngāti Te Ata, Ngāti Hine),...

Research highlights ethnic differences in the wellbeing of Kiwi families

Superu has just released its latest Families and Whānau Status Report, which explores the wellbeing of New Zealand’s families and whānau. 

This year’s research focuses on ethnic differences in how our families are faring, a...

Learning more about unequal families and relationships

Superu had an opportunity recently to present our family and whānau research on an international stage.

Jeremy Robertson, our Principal Advisor Social Science, presented at the Centre for Research on Families and Relationships’ conference on unequal families and relationships in Edinburgh...

Are there ethnic differences in how our families are faring?

Superu will release its latest Families and Whānau Status Report on 22 July 2016.

This research provides evidence on the wellbeing of families and whānau so that social sector agencies can make better decisions to improve the lives of New Zealand’s families, whānau and their communities...

From the Chief Executive

Being part of a family is a universal experience that forms the most significant socialising influence in our lives, so the wellbeing of families and whānau is important to ensure New Zealanders thrive.

On 22 July, Superu will publicly launch the Family and Whānau Status Report 2016.  The...

A comprehensive approach is needed to address intimate partner violence

An issues paper on risk and protective factors for intimate partner violence (IPV) has just been published by the New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse.

‘Understanding research on risk and protective factors for intimate partner violence’ looks at conceptual models that help us to...

Last update: 23 May 2017