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Activity and Nutrition Aotearoa eUpdate 246

Wednesday, August 08, 2018   Posted in: Newsletters By: Administrator With tags: newsletter, physical activity, nutrition, families, conferences, Training, transport, maori, pacific

It's Your Time to Shine!

Activity and Nutrition Aotearoa (ANA) invites you to share your stories, collaborations or projects relating to public health nutrition and physical activity at our conference to be held in Auckland on 21st and 22nd May 2019.

Submit a summary of your presentation online. Closing date for submissions is Friday 2nd November 2018.

Find out more about the ANA 2019 Conference.

Folate: Mandatory Bread Fortification Recommended

A new Ministry of Health report highly recommends mandatory bread fortification to prevent neural tube defects in New Zealand.

Read the ANA summary on this Ministry of Health report.

Read the Stuff article on the mandatory bread fortification recommendation.

Whānau Pakari

Whānau Pakari is a family-based healthy lifestyle programme that supports children and adolescents (aged 4-16) with weight issues in the Taranaki region. It means healthy, self-assured whānau/families in every sense of the word.

Pacific Workforce Nutrition Course

This one day course is designed for those working with Pacific communities in New Zealand who would like to learn more about nutrition and health from a Pacific perspective. 

Date: Wednesday 20th September 2018.
Time: 9am to 2pm.
Location: Auckland.

Maramataka in the Workplace

Come along to this empowering and informative one-day wānanga to help you learn how to use the Māori systems framework of Maramataka in the workplace.

Date: Friday 24th August 2018.
Time: 9am to 4pm.
Location: Auckland.

Car-free Cities Around the World

Find out about 14 gorgeous car-free cities around the world including the Dutch city of Giethoorn (shown below)


Thanks for reading our update.

Activity and Nutrition Aotearoa.

Kind regards - ngā mihi
The team at ANA

Editors note: Views expressed in this e-update do not necessarily represent the views of Activity and Nutrition Aotearoa, its member organisations or its funders.

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