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NZ: Urgent call for healthy urban planning

The design of our cities and towns can cause ill-health, according to the Public Health Advisory Committee. Opportunities for good health are reduced when urban areas are not conducive to physical activity for either recreation or ‘active transport’.

Read more: Press release, Public Health Advisory Committee /Scoop, 30 Apr 2010

Read their report: Healthy Places, Healthy Lives: Urban environments and wellbeing.

Published on April 30, 2010 in New Zealand news