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Project showcases 130 positive Aboriginal stories

Project showcases 130 positive Aboriginal stories

Launched in 2011 to recognise and celebrate the achievements and stories of Australian Aboriginal people and their communities, the WA Indigenous Storybook project has since produced ten books and now a new video, launched by PHAIWA and funded by Healthway. The video...

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#endingtrachoma update

#endingtrachoma update

The #endingtrachoma team have stayed busy during the COVID-19 pandemic, despite the 41 remote communities they service, being closed. The team is currently investigating the fit out for the new Rotary funded trailer which will include an industrial washer and dryer...

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2020 LG Policy Awards Now Open and Extended!

2020 LG Policy Awards Now Open and Extended!

2020 Local Government Policy Awards Children • Health • Environment PHAIWA is excited to announce we are celebrating the 10th year of The Local Government Policy Awards and we hope you will be nominating this year! The awards recognise and celebrate Local Governments...

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Outdoor Alcohol Advertising in Australia

Outdoor Alcohol Advertising in Australia

PHAIWA’s Alcohol Programs Team and the Foundation for Alcohol Research & Education have released a brief report summarising current restrictions on outdoor alcohol advertising across the Australian states and territories. FARE and our team inquired with relevant...

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Showcasing Excellence

Showcasing Excellence

Showcasing Excellence It’s time to start planning for the 2020 Local Government Policy Awards, find some inspiration in the inaugural Australian Local Government Health + Community Services Yearbook. Read about projects and initiatives across Australia, including the...

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Obesity Advocacy Targets: NOW AVAILABLE

Obesity Advocacy Targets: NOW AVAILABLE

Obesity Advocacy Targets: FoodFocus Forum  In May PHAIWA organised a consensus-led workshop to review and update the advocacy targets for obesity prevention in WA. The ultimate goal of this workshop was to guide and inform any consistent obesity-prevention policy and...

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Meeting virtually this morning with all the mentors and mentees for the @PHAIWA Public Health Advocacy e-mentoring program-great diversity of experience in the mentees and mentors #advovacy #publichealth

#Mediawatch2day Torres Strait Islanders forced to pay as much as five times supermarket prices for staples such as bread, chicken and instant coffee @australian @NACCHOAustralia @IndigenousPHAA @TheAHCWA @_PHAA_WA @ChristinaPolla8

Have you got a story about how you, your organisation or your community has reduced trachoma? If so why not share it in the WA Trachoma Storybook? You can read more about @PHAIWA’s project here: https://www.phaiwa.org.au/wa-trachoma-storybook/ @Jo_AnneMorgan @NACCHOAustralia @TheAHCWA @MelissaSweetDr

Please consider survey on the mental health impacts of COVID-19 on 16 to 25 yr old people living in Australia and their use of social media and other technologies during the pandemic. @ActBelongCommit @PHAIWA https://twitter.com/summermayfinlay/status/1281773627214450693

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