Indigenous disadvantage: assessing policy impacts
On 13 November 2003, the Chairman gave an address, Indigenous disadvantage: assessing policy impacts, to the conference Pursuing Opportunity and Prosperity hosted by the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research and The Australian in Melbourne. Gary Banks also chairs the Steering Committee for the Review of Government Service Provision.
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A 'strategic' framework
'Headline' indicators provide a snapshot
The innovation: 'strategic areas for action'
Some 'headline' messages
Outcomes in the 'strategic areas for action'
Families and communities
Substance 'use and misuse'
'Environmental health systems'
Economic participation and development
Harnessing the report's potential
Policy Implications: some personal observations