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NACCHO $ funding update : #IAS Indigenous Advancement Strategy funding list revealed

“Large sporting umbrella bodies including Swimming Australia, Athletics Australia, the Australian Rugby Union and the Australian Football League have all received indigenous funds. A host of universities around the nation are also on the list. The inclusion of major organisations, governments, shire councils and large well-funded non-government organisations has sparked anger from Aboriginal community-controlled organisations, […]

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NACCHO $ Funding updates : Indigenous-controlled sector the clear loser of Indigenous Reform Agenda

“The IAS has offered us nothing in terms of new imaginings of and engagement with Aboriginal people, communities and capabilities One would think, given the inability of mainstream services to close the gap in indigenous disadvantage to date, that all funding for indigenous advancement outcomes would require “high standards of governance and accountability.Yet in reading […]

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NACCHO Aboriginal Health tribute : Malcolm Fraser AC and his contribution to the achievement of Aboriginal rights

Following his political life, Mr Fraser remained active in public affairs and in particular in the reconciliation journey. He spoke on important issues such as closing the gap and consultation with the Indigenous community, and on the stolen generations in his role as Co-Patron of the Stolen Generations Alliance. And in particular speaking about the […]