A looming [and present] challenge for governments in all jurisdictions.
2017 is a genuine tipping-point. Can policy respond?
How do we provide Education services equal to [let alone] surpassing previous generations when the PERCENTAGE of young people as a proportion of Australian society is falling, but the NUMBER of young people is rising?
Place-based planning, within a strategic framework has never been more important.
We haven’t had this one before….. Ever…. It will take more than a village and certainly non-partisan budgetary measures. [Yes, I hear you…]
Note: There are VERY different trends between Indigenous and non-Indigenous populations!
The average doesn’t exist!!