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Acknowledgment of Country
The Close the Gap Campaign acknowledges and pays respect to the past, present and future traditional custodians and elders of this nation and the continuation of cultural, spiritual and educational practices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
2023 Close the Gap Day
Save a date : Since 2007 the National #ClosetheGap Day is observed on the third Thursday of March, falling on March 16 this year. We advocate for health equity of all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and educating the public about the health issues and barriers to our well-being For more information and to register your support for our CTG campaign check out the CTG website https://closethegap.org.au/close-the-gap-day/
Over 50 major peak Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and non-Indigenous health bodies, NGOs and human rights organisations includes :
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How you can support the Close the Gap Campaign ?
Join us in demanding Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health equality within a generation.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples still live, on average, 10-11 years less than non-Indigenous Australians.
Closing the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander life expectancy gap is everyone’s business: it is a national issue in which every individual, organisation and group in Australia can play a role.
National Close the Gap Day 2021
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Close the Gap Campaign Media Statement
The Close the Gap Campaign has warned that the ongoing gap in life expectancy
We invite the public, schools and organisations to support the Close the gap campaign and or donate.