20/20 Vision - 20 Years since Ottawa, 20 Years from Now
13 to 16 March 2005, National Convention Centre, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
2005 is a significant year for health promotion as it is 20 years since the drafting of the Ottawa Charter that was presented at the meeting of the 1st International Conference on Health Promotion held in Ottawa, Canada. At that meeting Australia, together with many other nations, signed the Ottawa Charter for Health Promotion,which established an action framework for health promotion.
The 2005 Conference theme is ‘20/20 Vision – 20 years since Ottawa, 20 years from now’. The Conference will reflect on achievements in health promotion over the last 20 years and will present a vision for health promotion in Australia to reflect emerging health issues and evidence based practice.