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Exploration of Māori household experiences of food insecurity

NZ Research Abstract

posted by Research Admin on 17 October 2018


Brittani S. Beavis
Christina W. McKerchar
Juanita Maaka
Louise A. Mainvil

Year of Publication



Nutrition & Dietetics [Epub ahead of print]

Publication Type

Journal article (peer reviewed)

Publication Status



In this study the authors examined how food insecurity was experienced in Māori households and how this can affect hauora (well‐being). Among the themes identified in the results of the study is sharing food, gardening food, and teaching food and nutrition skills.

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