The targets of the Seventh National HIV Strategy 2014–2017 are to:

ALHR has written a submission to the NT Attorney-General and Minister for Health, Natasha Fyles MLA, on proposed changes to legislation governing termination of pregnancy in the Territory. Access to abortion in the NT is extremely limited and inconsistent with other jurisdictions. The NT government proposes to repeal section 11 of the Medical Services Act, introduce a

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The targets of the Second National Hepatitis B Strategy 2014–2017 are to:
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A focus on the patient journey that meets the clinical needs as well as cultural and social needs of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and their families will produce better health outcomes. This includes effective coordination and integration between health service providers, incorporating the strength and support of family and community. Stronger relationships between Aboriginal medical services and relevant professional bodies to build capacity in the management of STI and BBV is essential.

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Coordinated and integrated interventions considerate of Indigenous involvement at all stages of development and implementation are proving to be possible and rewarding . Nagel identifies the need for an overarching framework of guidelines, policy and best practice in primary mental health care, along with better resources for quality feedback and outcome measurement. In particular, she says more attention needs to be paid to service delivery evaluation by searching for strategies to link guidelines with practice. This would serve to address the gap between the evidence of what is known to work in practice with the evidence of practice (what is actually done). Hunter shares this concern, and cautions against the development of 'straw program' solutions that don't consider theories of causality or the practicalities of intervention (including skills and training required, support and sustainability). He also cautions against these becoming institutionalised as long-term, silo responses to very broad social problems.

The targets of the Fourth National Hepatitis C Strategy 2014–2017 are:
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The ACLC expects that this decision will have a beneficial impact on the African Canadian community by reinforcing jurisprudence holding disseminators of hate speech accountable for demeaning, vilifying and marginalizing groups of individuals who share characteristics protected by the . Professor Ryder notes that “in giving a constitutional seal of approval to section 13 in its unanimous opinion, the Court paved the way for a future Parliament to reinstate the prohibition on hate speech. The Court accepted the ACLC’s position that Parliament can and should back up the prohibition with a robust set of remedies, including meaningful forms of financial accountability for the public harms caused by hate speech.”

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Partners to the implementation of this Strategy are strongly encouraged to develop meaningful partnerships with local and national Aboriginal community-controlled organisations or other Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander services to ensure that programs are developed and delivered in a way that meets community needs.

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There have been a number of successful targeted projects undertaken during 2010–13, including the GOANNA and STRIVE projects. The GOANNA project has collected the first national data on sexual health and attitudes in young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. This information will form the foundation of future models targeting young people and the transmission of BBV and STI. The STRIVE project has compiled the first comprehensive picture of T. vaginalis infection in remote communities, and its relationship to other STI.

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Broad categories of barriers to effective response, specific to these populations, are also identified. These barriers are in addition to the general barriers of stigma, discrimination and social, legal and financial framework issues. Stigma and discrimination continue to adversely affect those living with STI and the communities affected by STI. Social, legal, financial framework issues prevent uptake of effective prevention, testing and treatment.