Calling for an inquiry into food security for remote communities – and other priorities from #ruralhealthconf

Thursday, June 11, 2015

In the Croakey Conference Reporting Service's final report on the recent National Rural Health Conference in Darwin, Jennifer Doggett gives an overview of the priorities for rural health action, including calls for a Senate Inquiry into food security for remote communities.

The influence of #ruralhealthconf will continue long after delegates have returned home and the last Hawaiian shirt has been packed away, thanks to the conference’s innovative online facility 'The Sharing Shed'. 

This online portal allowed for recommendations and priorities arising out of sessions and workshops to be developed collaboratively with delegates through a structured process. The Sharing Shed was very popular with delegates and over the course of the event around 360 recommendations were posted. 

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