Supportive environments
for child and youth health

The AUT Child and Youth Health Research Centre investigates the impact of illness and disability, home and family, health services, nutrition, physical activity and the wider environment on young people. We’re committed to providing a space for young people’s voices.

Our projects
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Our projects
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Fiji Youth Entrepreneurs Project

Encouraging vegetable and fruit eating in the Pacific

Supporting youth entrepreneurs in analysing the opportunities and barriers to developing vegetable and fruit-based enterprises.

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Project Energize

New Zealand’s innovative child health initiative

The programme sees a team of 26 ‘Energizers’ working with their local schools and communities to increase children's physical activity, improve nutrition and enhance their overall health.

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