Cannabis: a cloud over our community
Robertson-Mcmahon, Jan, and Dowie, Robyn (2008) Cannabis: a cloud over our community. Of Substance, 6 (3). pp. 28-29.
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A unique partnership between Queensland Police, James Cook University and peak bodies of remote Indigenous communities, including elected local government members, was recently formed to reduce cannabis-related harms in Cape York and Torres Strait in Far North Queensland.
To ensure proposed strategies are community owned and supported, an intensive six-month police-funded community and key stakeholder consultation phase was recently completed.
|Item Type:||Article (Commentary)|
|Keywords:||cannabis, remote Indigenous communities, community consultsations|
|FoR Codes:||11 MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES > 1117 Public Health and Health Services > 111701 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health @ 60%|
11 MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES > 1117 Public Health and Health Services > 111712 Health Promotion @ 40%
|SEO Codes:||92 HEALTH > 9203 Indigenous Health > 920301 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health - Determinants of Health @ 50%|
92 HEALTH > 9204 Public Health (excl. Specific Population Health) > 920414 Substance Abuse @ 50%
|Deposited On:||03 Aug 2011 15:51|
|Last Modified:||03 Aug 2011 18:04|
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