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What works to overcome Indigenous disadvantage: key learnings and gaps in the evidence: 2010-11

Posted on: 2 April, 2012
Issue: Vol 12 No 2, April 2012 – June 2012
Related to Closing the gap Environmental health Infants and young children Social issues

Closing the Gap Clearinghouse (2012)
What works to overcome Indigenous disadvantage: key learnings and gaps in the evidence: 2010-11
Canberra: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

This paper provides the key findings for what works, what does not work, implications for programs and projects and gaps in evidence for the following Council of Australian Governments (COAG) Closing the gap in Indigenous disadvantage building blocks:

  • Early childhood
  • Healthy homes
  • Governance and leadership.

The Closing the Gap Clearinghouse was established by COAG to collect, analyses and synthesis evidence based research on overcoming disadvantage for Indigenous Australians.

Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet abstract