Thanks to our talented and generous colleagues and contributors, Croakey is delighted to offer a number of publications, free for download. We hope they will be of interest and use to our readers, and perhaps you might like to encourage your local library to list them. Also, please feel free to share copies with politicians, policy makers and any other relevant individuals or organisations. Spread the word!
AH&MRC #CommunityControl Twitter Festival report
On World No Tobacco Day (31 May), the Aboriginal Health and Medical Research Council of NSW (AH&MRC) sponsored an innovative Twitter Festival, to profile the work being done by Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services in tobacco control.
This report by Croakey Professional Services summarises the discussions, which were moderated by Amy McQuire, Dr Tim Senior and Hayley McQuire.
#AusVotesHealth Twitter Festival report
On 8 May, more than 40 health advocates contributed to an 11-hour #AusVotesHealth Twitter Festival that profiled critical health matters ahead of the 2019 Federal election.
The #AusVotesHealth Twitter Festival sought to provide an open platform for wide-ranging discussions that centred health equity concerns, with a focus on moving beyond the silos that so often plague the sector, policy and service delivery.
Barang Regional Alliance – Empower Youth Summit report
The summit was held in February 2019 for young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people living on the Central Coast of NSW. Summer May Finlay reported on the summit for Croakey Professional Services.
Indigenous NCDs – 2018 Croakey report
This report compiles a series of articles examining the implications for Indigenous people globally of the UN Political Declaration on Noncommunicable Diseases. It also includes tweets from a related #IndigenousNCDs Twitter festival.
NSW Aboriginal State-wide Cancer Forum May 2018
Sharing stories of success, strengths and need.
Croakey Stakeholders Report 2017
This report summarises our 2017 activities (including 528 articles published, 18 conferences and events covered), and also shares some of our exciting plans.
Croakey conference highlights 2017
This publication compiles highlights from conferences and events covered by the Croakey Conference News Service in 2017. It includes a rich and diverse selection of articles on Indigenous health, mental health, rural health, health equity and much, much more. Since its launch in 2013, the Croakey Conference News Service has covered 60 conferences and events across Australia.
#JustJustice – Tackling the over-incarceration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
This beautifully presented e-book contains more than 90 articles from more than 70 contributors, and profiles a range of ways forward in addressing over-incarceration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Read more about the crowd-funded #JustJustice project here.
#SDOH – Acting on the social determinants of health – for a fairer distribution of health
To mark the historic occasion of Professor Sir Michael Marmot delivering the Boyer Lectures and putting a renewed public focus on the social determinants of health and health inequalities, Croakey released an e-publication featuring 25 key #SDOH articles, out of more than 1,000 we have published over the past several years.
Wonky Health by Tim Senior – a compilation of columns investigating health in all policies
This e-books compiles a series of columns where Dr Tim Senior investigated the health impacts of policies (including within the health sector but mainly outside of the health sector). Our thanks to all who supported the crowdfunded #WonkyHealth project – read more here.