Tag Archives: Social determinants of health

Martin Laverty. Poverty and poor health go together.

In 2008, the World Health Organisation provided an action plan to Australia and other countries to tackle the health disparity between rich and poor which sees an Australian in the lowest group of wealth-holders live with up to three times … Continue reading

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Fran Baum & Paul Laris. Beware of the crocodiles, they will keep you out of the garden!

We interviewed  20 former Australian Federal and State and Territory health ministers about the extent to which they were able to focus on promoting health, health equity and social determinants of health during their tenure. Social determinants of health are … Continue reading

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