The Gayaa Dhuwi (Proud Spirit) Declaration

On 27th August 2015, the National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Leadership in Mental Health (NATSILMH), a precursor body to Gayaa Dhuwi (Proud Spirit) Australia, launched the Gayaa Dhuwi (Proud Spirit) Declaration as an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander-specific companion to the Wharerātā Declaration (see below) and as the touchstone of its work to promote Indigenous social and emotional wellbeing, mental health and suicide prevention.