Submission Sessional Committee on the Use and Abuse of Alcohol by the Community 084 HALT Healthy Aboriginal Life Team
Tabled Paper 409
Tabled Papers for 6th Assembly 1990 - 1994; Tabled Papers; ParliamentNT
Tabled by Eric Poole
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JL FROM THE REPORT OF THE ROYAL COMMISSION INTO ABORIGINAL DEATHS IN CUSTODY "32.4.7. THE HEALTHY ABORIGINAL LIFE TEAM (HALT) PROJECT ALSO APPLIES COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT TECHNIQUES 32.4.10... THE MENZIES SCHOOL OF HEALTH RESEARCH EVALUATION CONCLUDES BY SUPPORTING THE CONTINUATION OF THE PROGRAM 32.4.11. I ... COMMEND THEIR REPORT AS A HIGH QUALITY EVALUATION ___ [WHICH] .. SHOULD BE OF INTEREST TO READERS CONCERNED WITH THE APPLICATION OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT TECHNIQUES TO ADDRESSING A SERIOUS SOCIAL PROBLEM IN THE CONTEXT OF TRADITIONAL ABORIGINAL SOCIAL SYSTEMS AND USING TRADITIONAL ABORIGINAL COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUES. 32.4.12. [THIS] AND RELATED PROGRAMS SHOULD BE OPERATING WITHIN A BROADER POLICY AND FUNDING FRAMEWORK THAN EXISTS AT PRESENT, WITH ADEQUATE SUPPORT OF ALL KINDS, BUT NOT CONTROL OR INTERFERENCE FROM EXTERNAL GOVERNMENT AGENCIES." (p.291-293,Vol.4,Ch.32)
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