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Making it Politic(al):


"The anniversary of the publication of Closing the Gap in a Generation (CGG) offers a moment to reflect on the report’s contributions and shortcomings, as well as to consider the political waters ahead."

Primary Toolkit:

Health Equity and Social Justice Toolkit

Keyword Area:

Cultural Competency, Environmental Justice, Health Equity, Minority, Vulnerable Populations


Institutional Author:

Anne-Emanuelle Birn





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