The stats that shame Australia: A quarter of all Aboriginal children's deaths are suicide

[Tita Smith, Daily Mail Australia]

Minister for Indigenous Australians Ken Wyatt said the country urgently needs to tackle 'intergenerational trauma, poverty, barriers to education and employment' to reduce mortality rates.  

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Vale Aunty Pamela Mam: a trailblazer for Indigenous health services

[Keira Jenkins, SBS]

Aunty Pamela Mam, a pioneer of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health services has passed away, aged 82.

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Griffith Uni appoints new Pro Vice Chancellor Indigenous

Supplied by Griffith Uni

Griffith University is proud to announce that Professor Cindy Shannon, a descendent of the Ngugi people and one of Australia’s foremost higher education Indigenous leaders, will join the University as its first Pro Vice Chancellor (Indigenous).

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2020 National Reconciliation Week theme announced – In this Together

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Chief Executive Officer, Karen Mundine, said that Australia’s ability to move forward as a nation relies on individuals, organisations and communities coming together in the spirit of reconciliation.

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