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Canada–Australia Indigenous Health and Wellness - Racism Discussion Paper

This discussion paper was commissioned by the Canada-Australia Indigenous Health and Wellness Working Group. The aim of the Working Group is to identify priorities related to Indigenous health and wellbeing for bi-national collaboration and action. One of the main priorities identified for collaboration and action is the need to address racism. A sub-group was established to address this priority and to develop this discussion paper.

The aim of the discussion paper, which also functions as a literature review, is to share knowledge and influence bi-national action to address racism experienced by Indigenous peoples of Canada and Australia. Its objectives are:

In addition to the authors listed above, several members of the Working Group contributed to this discussion paper and are listed in the acknowledgments page.

Learn more about the Working Group