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Development of an implementation roadmap 2023–2030 for the global action plan for the prevention and control of NCDS 2013–2030

The World Health Organization (WHO) recently sought feedback on the first draft of their WHO Action plan to reduce alcohol harm 2022-2030 to support the Global Strategy to Reduce the Harmful Use of Alcohol.

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WHO Action plan to reduce alcohol harm

The World Health Organization (WHO) recently sought feedback on the first draft of their WHO Action plan to reduce alcohol harm 2022-2030 to support the Global Strategy to Reduce the Harmful Use of Alcohol.

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Inquiry into social isolation and loneliness in Queensland

Loneliness and social isolation have been associated with an increased risk of such mental health problems as anxiety and depression, which often co-occur with AOD problems.

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Raising the Minimum Age of Criminal Responsibility in the ACT

The ACT Government is the first Australian jurisdiction to commit to raising the Minimum Age of Criminal Responsibility (MACR)

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Submission to the Independent Review into Commonwealth Parliamentary Workplaces

FARE made a submission to the Independent Review into Commonwealth Parliamentary Workplaces being conducted by the Australian Human Rights Commission.

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Submission to Review of ACT health programs for children and young people

The Standing Committee on Health and Community Wellbeing of the ACT Legislative Assembly earlier this year announced it would conduct a review of current programs, health screening and support for ACT children and young people, as well as the ACT’s part in the national program combatting FASD.

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FARE submission to the Review of the Food Standards Australia New Zealand Act 1991 – draft Regulatory Impact Statement

FARE’s submission to the Review of the Food Standards Australia New Zealand Act 1991 – draft Regulatory Impact Statement. In our submission, FARE took the strong stance that the health and wellbeing of the Australian community must be prioritised above the profits of alcohol companies.

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FARE submission to the national consultation on the Draft National Preventative Health Strategy

This week FARE submitted to the Draft National Preventative Health Strategy (NPHS) consultation. In our submission, FARE welcomed the inclusion of a focus area on reducing alcohol harms.

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Submission to the 2013 Australian Dietary Guidelines review stakeholder scoping survey

This week FARE submitted to 2013 Australian Dietary Guidelines review stakeholder scoping survey.

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Submission to the Digital Advertising Services Inquiry Interim Report

FARE made this short submission to the Inquiry to raise our concern about the potential for advertisers to access and link more data on individual consumers under the recommended proposals.