The Catholic Agency for Justice, Peace and Development

Submission on Inquiry into Obesity and Type Two Diabetes in New Zealand 2006

Summary

  • We ask that the Select Committee consider, the links between obesity and the poverty or low living standards that affect many New Zealand households.
  • We believe low benefit and wage levels since the early 1990s have contributed to reducing food choices for many New Zealanders.

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