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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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2019 Local Government Policy Awards Showcase

2019 Local Government Policy Awards Showcase

PHAIWA is excited to announce that the 2019 Local Government Policy Awards Showcase is now available! The showcase highlights the winning and commendable strategies that have been implemented in Local Governments across WA to prioritise the health and well being of...

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2019 AFL Sponsorship Ladder Released

2019 AFL Sponsorship Ladder Released

The overwhelming majority of AFL clubs were sponsored by at least one company that promoted junk food, alcohol or gambling products during the 2019 AFL season, our review found that 17 of the 18 AFL clubs were sponsored by at least one ‘red’ sponsor, with six of the...

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#endingtrachoma advertisements launched!

#endingtrachoma advertisements launched!

  , WThe #endingtrachoma advertisements were launched by Alex Lush from Lush the Content Agency on Thursday 19 Sept at the 12th National Aboriginal Environmental Health Conference in Perth. One advertisement shows how trachoma gets progressively worse through 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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Launch of PHAIWA Strategic Plan 2018 – 2022

Launch of PHAIWA Strategic Plan 2018 – 2022

“To influence policy by promoting, supporting and implementing public health advocacy on local, state, national and international levels” – this is the newly formulated mission of PHAIWA that guides our new Strategic Plan 2018 – 2022: Following a strategic planning...

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#MediaWatch2Day COVID-19 testing in WA schools unlikely to find asymptomatic cases, researcher says https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-06-05/coronavirus-testing-to-begin-in-wa-schools/12316190 @telethonkids @AshaBowen @PHAA_Eco @EHA_LTD #COVID19

#MediaWatch2Day WA is 2nd in overall wellbeing, but we have some of the highest rates of obesity and high blood pressure and drink the most alcohol over our lifetime. PHAIWA's priority areas focus on improving many of the risk factors in this new report. https://bit.ly/2A2kBzR

#MediaWatch2Day ENOUGH IS ENOUGH. The Reconciliation WA Board calls for action from our government for clear, consistent and systematic policies aimed at restoring respectful relationships that address systemic disadvantage.

We need to act

#InThisTogether @RecAustralia #NRW2020

On 3 June 1992, six of the seven High Court judges upheld the claim and ruled that Australia was not terra nullius or ‘land belonging to no-one’. #MaboDay @PHAIWA

With restrictions starting to lift, we are planning a plumbing fix and healthy messaging project in the Midwest. Lots of great minds doing the thinking! @PHAIWA @MeekaShire @Jo_AnneMorgan @RobertMullane @DrMelStoneham @scottmack80 @Kumardeep81Deep

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