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An integrated conceptual model of environmental needs for New Zealand children's active travel to school

NZ Research Abstract

posted by Research Admin 1 on 4 May 2020

Authors

Melody Smith
Erika Ikeda
Greer Hawley
Suzanne Mavoa
Jamie E. Hosking
Victoria Egli
Jinfeng Zhao
Lisa M. Mackay
Niamh Donnellan
Rebecca Amann
Hamish Mackie
Karen Witten

Year of Publication

2020

Source

Journal of Transport & Health, Vol 16, March 2020, 100814

Publication Type

Journal article

Abstract

This study examines the factors inhibiting children's active transport to school. They found the key factors to be distance and child safety concerns and propose overcoming these by more supportive community and school input and a commitment across sectors with strategic resourcing and national targets in place.

Type of Study

Qualitative

How to Access

This is an open access article and can be read in free full text at: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jth.2019.100814