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Designated private breastfeeding spaces in the university sector: An audit of one Australian university

Eden, Kathryn; Carroll, Katherine; Williamson, Rebecca; Butler, Andrea; Smith, Julie


Our study focuses on designated breastfeeding rooms on campus at a leading Australian university. Universities have a growing female staff and student cohort, including breastfeeding women who are legally protected to breastfeed. As part of a wider university initiative to improve gender equity and family friendliness, our study used a walk-through audit to evaluate 11 designated private breastfeeding rooms on campus. The rooms were benchmarked against criteria derived from the Australian...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2019
Type: Journal article
Source: Breastfeeding Review


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