The Resource Closing the gap clearinghouse : a clearinghouse for evidence-based research on overcoming disadvantage for Indigenous Australians, (electronic resource)

Closing the gap clearinghouse : a clearinghouse for evidence-based research on overcoming disadvantage for Indigenous Australians, (electronic resource)

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Closing the gap clearinghouse : a clearinghouse for evidence-based research on overcoming disadvantage for Indigenous Australians
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Closing the gap clearinghouse
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a clearinghouse for evidence-based research on overcoming disadvantage for Indigenous Australians
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Website for the Closing the gap clearinghouse, which provides access to a collection of information on what works to overcome Indigenous disadvantage; this is based on The Council of Australian Governments' (COAG) seven building blocks which support the COAG targets to overcome Indigenous disadvantage; the targets are to: close the gap in life expectancy within a generation, ensure all Indigenous four-year olds in remote communities have access to early childhood education within five years, halve the gap for Indigenous students in year 12 equivalent attainment by 2020, halve the gap in employment outcomes between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians within a decade, halve the gap in mortality rates for Indigenous children under five within a decade, and halve the gap in reading, writing, numeracy achievements for Indigenous children within a decade; the building blocks include early childhood, economic participation, governance and leadership, health, healthy homes, safe communities and schooling; the collections include: an assessed collection which is material assessed by experts, including: research, evaluations, programs and related activities, a general collection which contains research, evaluations and other material relating to overcoming Indigenous disadvantage that have not been assessed by the Clearinghouse, papers that will be published by the Clearinghouse, including issues papers, resource sheets and an annual paper on gaps in the available research and evaluation evidence and future research priorities; site also contains access to a research and evaluation register, links to newletters / media releases, key reports and upcoming events
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  • Closing the Gap Clearinghouse (Australia)
  • Publications
  • Early childhood education
  • Housing and health
  • Violence
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Closing the gap clearinghouse : a clearinghouse for evidence-based research on overcoming disadvantage for Indigenous Australians, (electronic resource)
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http://www.aihw.gov.au/closingthegap/
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Title from website (viewed 16/6/11)
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Home; Publications; Assessed collection; General collection; Research & evaluation
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Closing the gap clearinghouse : a clearinghouse for evidence-based research on overcoming disadvantage for Indigenous Australians, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.aihw.gov.au/closingthegap/
Publication
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Title from website (viewed 16/6/11)
Contents
Home; Publications; Assessed collection; General collection; Research & evaluation
System details
System requirements: reader required to view pdf documents
Type of computer file
Text and images

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