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Australian COVID-19 policy responses: Good for health equity or a missed opportunity?

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This report from the Menzies Centre for Health Governance in Australia undertakes a qualitative assessment of the potential risks and opportunities related to health equity within government policy responses to the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic across sectors.

It focuses on those that influence people's daily living conditions and their health, including the following:

  • Employment
  • Income
  • Cost of living
  • Education
  • Housing
  • Infrastructure
  • Community
  • Health care

 

Reference

Friel, S., Goldman, S., Townsend, B. and Schram, A. (2020) Australian COVID-19 policy responses: Good for health equity or a missed opportunity? Canberra: School of Regulation and Global Governance (RegNet), Australian National University.

Tags: COVID-19, Healthy public policy, Socioeconomic status , Report / Document

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