Evidence-based advocacy. the Australian Research Alliance for Children and Youth (ARACY).
Brian W Head, Fiona J Stanley
Int J Adolesc Med Health | Published : 2007
The Australian Research Alliance for Children and Youth (ARACY) was established in 2002 by leading stakeholders from three sectors - research, government policy, and professional practice - concerned to tackle the major issues affecting the wellbeing of Australia's children and young people. This is a network-based organisation, with major emphasis on collaboration across these three sectors. Strong emphasis is placed on promoting an evidence-based approach, focussing on a manageable number of key topics, building and disseminating the knowledge base, and translating knowledge into positive solutions that have support across these sectors. This network approach is making a difference in attr..View full abstract