15NRHC Recommendation - 03/25/2019 - 18:09

All governments at all levels should implement a rural proofing policy to ensure that rural communities are not unfairly disadvantaged by any new policy development or its implementation - preconference workshop recommendation on determinants of health

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Recommendation from the preconference workshop on determinants of health

As an adjunct to this, the sector could recommend to government that criteria for grants and any business development/assistance schemes (not just in health but across all sectors) be drafted to prioritise service delivery and capital expenditure to rural and remote areas.