Pace of change has to accelerate if we are to achieve the 2030 target of equal life expectancy for all Australians.

Headline results of the COAG Reform Council’s latest report on the closing the gap reform agenda.

Close the Gap Campaign Co-Chair, Kirstie Parker, said the report shows some progress in reducing the life expectancy gap between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and other Australians. However, Ms Parker said the pace of change has to accelerate if we are to achieve the 2030 target of equal life expectancy for all Australians.

Read the Close the Gap Campaigns Media Release here.

Author: 
jane
Issues: Health