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Privacy vs. Efficiency: The future of Community Services?

By Jane Doe In March, the Ministry of Social Development (MSD) revealed its intention to collect client-level data from Non-Government Organizations (NGO’s) in exchange for funding . These changes align with MSD’s community investment strategy and will include the collection … Continue reading

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Predictive Risk Modelling; How does it work? Can it work?

by Hitendra Patel In Aotearoa New Zealand, a politically motivated ‘social investment‘ strategy determines social policy. Adopting a residual welfare approach social investment is dependent on the use of data and evidence to inform and target early interventions to mitigate … Continue reading

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