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Title Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander food and nutrition strategy
Published [Brisbane] : Queensland Health, 1995

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 MELB  363.82089915 Que/Qaa  TEMPORARILY UNAVAILABLE
Description 24 pages ; 30 cm
Contents Background : Why a strategy ; Development of the strategy ; Action to date -- The strategy : Purpose ; Working principles ; Food, nutrition and health a broad systems and cultural view ; Key action areas -- Action area 1. Goal 2. To empower Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to participate equitably in the food and nutrition system ; Objectives ; Strategies -- Action 2. Goal 1. To maximise communication and cooperation among all groups active in nutrition related areas ; Objectives ; Strategies -- Goal 3. To ensure an adequate and affective professional workforce to support food and nutrition initiatives in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities ; Objectives ; Strategies -- Action area 3. Goal 4. To increase availability and access to a variety of affordable and nutritions foods in Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities ; Objectives ; Strategies -- Action area 4. Goal 5. To further develop programs and resources to increase the consumption of safe, nutritious food by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Queensland ; Objecties ; Strategies -- Goal 6. To provide appropriate health services for those with diet related diseases and associated complications ; Objectives ; Strategies -- Action area 5. Goal 7. To establish effective food and nutrition information systems within and for Indigenous communities ; Objectives ; Strategies
Summary Framework for the provision of planning, and co-ordination of action on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander nutrition in Queensland; identification of key issues - infrastructure and workforce development, community programs; guidelines for the allocation of resources and implementation strategies
Notes "... prepared by the Indigenous Health Program and Nutrition Program, Australian Centre for International and Tropical Health and Nutrition, (ACITHN), University of Queensland." -- acknowledgements
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Food -- Australia -- Queensland.
Aboriginal Australians -- Health and hygiene -- Government policy -- Australia -- Queensland.
Aboriginal Australians -- Nutrition -- Government policy -- Australia -- Queensland.
Aboriginal Australians -- Nutrition -- Australia -- Queensland.
Torres Strait Islanders -- Health and hygiene -- Government policy -- Australia -- Queensland.
Torres Strait Islanders -- Nutrition -- Government policy -- Australia -- Queensland.
Author Australian Centre for International and Tropical Health and Nutrition.
Queensland Health.