National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women's health strategy
Fredericks, Bronwyn L., Adams, Karen , Angus, Sandra , & the Australian Women's Health Network, Talking Circle (2010) National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women's health strategy. Australian Women's Health Network (AHWN), Melbourne.
The Strategy presented in this report was developed through the Australian Women’s Health Network Talking Circle in 2009-2010. Over 400 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women were involved in the consultations. The Action Areas and Recommendations presented in this Strategy were raised and discussed by the women who contributed to the Talking Circle.
This Strategy is not intended to replace any other national or state/territory identified priorities or needs. Instead, this Strategy supplements other work.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women experience extremely poor health outcomes. They have a right to determine for themselves what their health system will look like. This Strategy is part of that process. If Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women continue to have their sense of identity marginalised and eroded, they will continue to have the poorest health of any group of women in Australian society.
Impact and interest:
Citation countsare sourced monthly fromand citation databases.
These databases contain citations from different subsets of available publications and different time periods and thus the citation count from each is usually different. Some works are not in either database and no count is displayed. Scopus includes citations from articles published in 1996 onwards, and Web of Science® generally from 1980 onwards.
Citations counts from theindexing service can be viewed at the linked Google Scholar™ search.
Full-text downloadsdisplays the total number of times this work’s files (e.g., a PDF) have been downloaded from QUT ePrints as well as the number of downloads in the previous 365 days. The count includes downloads for all files if a work has more than one.
|Additional Information:||The authors sincerely thank and dedicate this report to all the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women who provided important input into this Strategy. The authros would like to acknowledge all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women working in women’s health for their continued work and dedication to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community.|
|Keywords:||Aboriginal , Torres Strait Islander, Indigenous , Women, Health, Women's Health, Supportive Environments, Housing, Employment, National|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000) > PUBLIC HEALTH AND HEALTH SERVICES (111700) > Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health (111701)|
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN HUMAN SOCIETY (160000) > OTHER STUDIES IN HUMAN SOCIETY (169900) > Gender Specific Studies (169901)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN HUMAN SOCIETY (160000) > OTHER STUDIES IN HUMAN SOCIETY (169900) > Studies of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Society (169902)
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health|
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2010 Bronwyn Fredericks, Karen Adams, Sandy Angus and the Australian Women's Health Network Talking Circle|
|Deposited On:||15 Jun 2010 10:33|
|Last Modified:||10 Aug 2011 23:02|
Repository Staff Only: item control page