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Because of Her, We Can! - Indigenous women in eye health

Because of Her, We Can! - Indigenous women in eye health

To mark NAIDOC Week 2018 and this year's theme 'Because of Her, We Can!', Vision 2020 Australia is celebrating the roles and achievements of some of the incredible Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women working in the eye health sector.   Read more →

NAIDOC Week 2018: Q&A with Jaki Adams-Barton

NAIDOC Week 2018: Q&A with Jaki Adams-Barton

Jaki Adams-Barton

Vision 2020 Australia Board member Jaki Adams-Barton talks about the women who inspire her and the roles that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women play in influencing and leading their communities.  Read more →

Uncovering hidden gems in the Preventive Health and Chronic Disease Support Package

Uncovering hidden gems in the Preventive Health and Chronic Disease Support Package

Che Stockley

The federal budget, released on Tuesday night announced an ongoing funding package targeted at Preventive Health and Chronic Disease. Funding for the package comes in at $1.7 billion over the next four years. Read more →

Welcome boost to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People’s Eye Health, but more is needed to Close the Gap

Welcome boost to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People’s Eye Health, but more is needed to Close the Gap

Che Stockley

Tuesday night’s federal budget committed $10 billion to closing the gap in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health over the next ten years. Read more →

Budget a missed opportunity to close the gap on health

Budget a missed opportunity to close the gap on health

Sarah Davies

Vision 2020 Australia Policy and Advocacy Officer Sarah Davies questions why Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health was largely ignored in the 2017-18 Federal Budget.  Read more →

Coordinating to Close the Gap for Vision

Coordinating to Close the Gap for Vision

Jess Cutter

Vision 2020 Australia’s Policy and Advocacy Officer Jess Cutter considers what it will take to Close the Gap for Vision by 2020. Read more →

National Close the Gap Day

National Close the Gap Day

Emma Stanford

On National Close the Gap Day, it is a good time to highlight a practical plan ready to be implemented which will make a difference and ‘Close the Gap for Vision’.  Read more →

Launch of the Roadmap to Close the Gap for Vision

Launch of the Roadmap to Close the Gap for Vision

Worrelle Blow

Worrelle Blow attended the launch of the Roadmap to Close the Gap for Vision. Read more →

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