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NACCHO Aboriginal Health News : #Justicereinvestment offers chance to cut number of Indigenous inmates

” No matter which way you look at it, Indigenous imprisonment represents a national crisis. New approaches urgently are needed and the promising reports of the Bourke justice reinvestment trial offer a glimmer of hope. 781 more words

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NACCHO #AIHW Aboriginal Health Report released : Significantly higher disease burden for Indigenous Australians—but improvements made

” While the gap in disease burden between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians remains significant, the report shows some improvements among the Indigenous population in recent years. 1,364 more words

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NACCHO Aboriginal #ACCHO Health News : Minister commits to transitioning up to five health centres to Aboriginal community control

 

‘We need appropriately funded, community led and driven health care services and solutions for Cape York.

That’s what will make the difference to our people’s lives. 436 more words

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NACCHO #RedfernStatement meeting today : Indigenous Affairs Minister Scullion to face some of his most vocal and influential critics

“We are looking forward to the workshop and a new narrative moving forward in the way that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs is negotiated,” … 751 more words

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NACCHO Aboriginal Health News : Save $745 million a year by eliminating Indigenous health gap in the NT

” The total costs resulting from Indigenous health inequality in the NT during 2009–2013 were estimated to be about $16.7 billion, equivalent to nearly one-fifth of the NT gross state product (GSP) for this period ( 1,724 more words

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NACCHO Aboriginal Health News : Andrew Bolt V Linda Burney in Recognition: Yes or No

” You would have thought, why would an indigenous politician go anywhere near Andrew Bolt? The thing is, Linda Burney  was keen to do this. She wants to take on opponents. 1,141 more words

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NACCHO Aboriginal Health #JusticeReinvestment : Innovative award winning program " steering " healthy change in Aboriginal communities

“The program was set up by the Northern Territory (NT) Government in 2012 across 23 remote communities to address the barriers that prevent Aboriginal people living in remote communities from accessing the licensing system. 1,054 more words

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