Close the Gap warns of impact of RDA changes

The Close the Gap Campaign today called on the government to rethink the proposed changes to the Racial Discrimination Act (RDA) and consider the impact they could have on closing the health equality gap. The Campaign believes that the RDA provides...
Monday 31 March 2014

Record show of national support for Close the Gap Day

An estimated 150,000 Australians are expected to attend Close the Gap Day events around the country today. This is the largest show yet of public support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health equality.The record numbers of Australians...
Thursday 20 March 2014

Actions, not words, will help close the gap

We need action, not words, to close the health gap between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples and other Australians, write Close the Gap co-chairs Mick Gooda and Kirstie Parker."In Darwin today, people will make smoothies with a bike...
Thursday 20 March 2014

Close The Gap Day: register your event for 20 March

Take a moment to register an event for National Close the Gap Day and encourage your colleagues, networks, friends and family to do the same.That’s the message from the Close the Gap campaign, which aims to have a record number of events registered...
Friday 7 March 2014

Bipartisan support for health equality by 2030

“Our nation is at its best when it comes together in shared spirit of achievement and a shared desire to achieve a common goal,” said Close the Gap Campaign Co-Chair and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner Mick Gooda.On...
Thursday 20 February 2014

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