What responsibilities do commercial organisations have when the products and services they sell, result in us becoming unwell?
As part of a series of stories, we’re talking about what would need to happen for all Australians to enjoy good health by 2030.
A team of public health experts across the country put together this project imagining this new world, in collaboration with VicHealth, one of Australia’s leading health promotion bodies, and they’ve published the results in a supplement in the Medical Journal of Australia.
Our focus now is on that intersection between business interests and public health, and how to strike that balance.
Alexandra Jones, research fellow in food policy and law at the George Institute
Brendan Aikman, Junior Coach at the Bendigo East Baseball Club and health promotion officer