Organization

Massey University

Report

Drinking cultures of Rainbow New Zealanders

This qualitative research project investigated social, cultural and political influences on alcohol consumption among Rainbow New Zealanders.
Report

Tongan ethnic-specific approaches to family restoration

The overall aim of the Kainga Tu’umalie (Prosperous families) faith-based research project reported here, was to identify how Tongan indigenous cultural – faith approaches can mitigate the rampant effects of violence. This involved identifying and theorising Tongan cultural concepts in relation to Fofola e fala...
Report

The role of middle managers in progressing gender equity in the public service

Significant barriers remain in the role of middle managers in progressing gender equity in the public service, according to this report. Published in partnership with the Ministry for Women, the report was carried out as part of a wider project and in light of recent...
Literature review

Rugby League as a tool for development in Papua New Guinea

Despite rugby league’s popularity on the eastern seaboard of Australia and in the north of England, Papua New Guinea is the only country where league is considered the national sport.