Key information on the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative.
Responsiveness to Māori
Best practice for the protection, promotion and support of breastfeeding.
Evidence-based standards for BFHI audit.
Key information on the Baby Friendly Community Initiative.
The Baby Friendly Community Initiative (BFCI) aims to protect, promote and support breastfeeding for healthy mothers and babies. The...
Examples of applicable BFCI services.
All you need to know about becoming BFCI accredited.
List of New Zealand BFCI Accredited Facilities.
The Principles of the Treaty of Waitangi.
This guideline examines the evidence and makes recommendations and remarks on the implementation of some of the details of breastfeeding counselling,...
The aim of this research was to better understand Māori and Pasifika mother’s experiences of breastfeeding and to identify improvements that could be...
The proposed Baby Friendly Aotearoa programme will provide a framework for the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative and the Baby Friendly Community...
Catch up on our latest news
Infant Feeding in New Zealand: Adherence to Food and Nutrition Guidelines among the Growing Up in New Zealand cohort.
NZBA Annual Report for 2017-18, our year in review.
Commission authorises extending restrictions on infant formula marketing
Northland DHB nursing director Margareth Broodkorn has been appointed as the Ministry of Health’s new Chief Nursing Officer.
The first Child and Youth Wellbeing Strategy will be published in 2019. The Strategy will set the direction for how to improve the wellbeing of...
In the next month the process to review the NZ Baby Friendly (BF) Documents will get underway.