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Monitoring and evaluation

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Monitoring and Evaluation Framework
Government performance
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Report

Exploring the definition of chronic conditions for collective monitoring in Australia 2021

Chronic conditions are the focus of significant research and policy interest in Australia. There is an ongoing need to review, refine and reassess how chronic conditions should be monitored. This paper summarises an approach by the AIHW National Centre for Monitoring Chronic Conditions to define...
Report

Reviewing the stock of regulation

Regulations made during times of uncertainty and/or with haste in responding to an emergency of some kind require 'ex post' evaluation to allow policymakers to assess whether they deliver the intended results. This report provides guidance on the key elements of a sound 'ex post'...
Guide

Evaluation of international development interventions

This guide provides an overview of evaluation approaches and methods that have been used in the field of international development evaluation.
Journal article

Impact of COVID-19 on healthcare activity in NSW, Australia

COVID-19 has left no healthcare system untouched. The aim of this study was to quantify the changes in activity seen in the NSW health system in the first half of 2020.
Submission

SNAICC submission to the Productivity Commission Draft Indigenous Evaluation Strategy

SNAICC has produced this submission in response to the Productivity Commission’s draft Indigenous Evaluation Strategy for Australian Government policies and programs affecting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
Report

A framework for monitoring overweight and obesity in Australia

Overweight and obesity is a major public health concern. This report describes a conceptual framework for monitoring overweight and obesity in Australia.
Technical report

The Disability and Wellbeing Monitoring Framework and Indicators: technical report

This report documents the development of a comprehensive Monitoring Framework and Indicators to measure and track inequalities between people with and without disability in relation to exposure to well-established social determinants of health and wellbeing.
Conference paper

The urban heat island in Australian city planning

Extreme heat associated with the Urban Heat Island (UHI) and future climate change will have a disproportional geographic and demographic impact across a city. This research investigates Australian cities' strategic plans for heat reduction to maintain their liveability towards heat stress from the UHI effect.
Report

A fair and responsive public service for all

This report finalises an intensive review of public sector employment laws in Queensland and recommends changes that include different language and concepts about how and why people work for the State Government in its various guises.
Journal article

Strategies to support culturally safe health and wellbeing evaluations in Indigenous settings in Australia and New Zealand: a concept mapping study

This study responds to a need to identify strategies and practical actions to support culturally safe evaluation in Indigenous settings in Australia and New Zealand.