Tag: aboriginal communities


Social Policy

Focus on Indigenous healthcare needs to build momentum

National Close the Gap Day - an initiative to promote the healthcare needs of Australia's Indigenous communities - has come and gone for this year. However, industry groups around the country are urging the government to "make every day a Close the Gap Day".  The overarching purpose of the annual event is to highlight the…

24 Mar 2014, by Informa Insights

Social Policy

Close-Up: Danny Lester

Danny Lester is a proud Aboriginal Man with family connections from the Singleton, La Perouse and Orient Point communities. The Lester Family has a rich and valued culture that has been taught through generations, he is one of four children. Danny is the CEO of Aboriginal Employment Strategy. Boss Magazine  voted  him on the BOSS list of 2012…

3 Mar 2014, by Informa Insights