Aim of this Strategy | Whāinga matua

Increasing the exclusivity and duration of breastfeeding is a key determinant of public health. It is one of the most significant and cost-effective ways to improve equity and increase the health and wellbeing of a population.

This National Breastfeeding Strategy was developed with the intention and commitment to protect, promote and support breastfeeding in New Zealand Aotearoa. 

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