Health Impact Assessment (HIA)

Health and Equity in New South Wales

Resource/Evaluation type

Overview paper

Subject area

Social welfare


Australia, 2004

This supplement of the New South Wales (NSW) Public Health Bulletin provides an overview of "In All Fairness", NSW’s health equity statement. It focuses on action that can be taken by the health system to tackle health inequality. Among the suggested actions are: commitment to improving the health of children and young people, having an accessible primary health care system and engaging communities in solving health problems. The publication brings together previously published articles that provide insights into the health of the people of NSW, and report current and proposed actions to reduce inequalities in health.

Owner contact details

NSW Department of Health
Locked Mail Bag 961
North Sydney NSW 2059