Reducing child vulnerability – what’s the plan?

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For the first time in history, life expectancy of Australian children may be declining. Dr Lance Emerson says Australia would not accept such a downturn in sporting or economic performance, and argues that we need a bold vision for reducing child vulnerability, with strong and measurable targets.

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