Indigenous leaders hail establishment of new closing the gap targets


Indigenous leaders and governments have agreed on 16 new targets to improve the health, education and job prospects of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

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Mogo Indigenous community six months after Australian bushfires

[Vanessa Milton, ABC]

In a community of around 300 people, Ms Nye said up to 50 people had been displaced by the bushfire that engulfed the town on New Year's Eve.

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State Funeral Uncle Lyall Munro Senior

[supplied by NSW Department of Premier and Cabinet]

Uncle Lyall Munro Senior, who was dedicated to improving the lives of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, passed away on 21 May 2020 in his hometown of Moree in north-west NSW.

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Elders walk on Wik Country with Aurukun youth

[by Liz Inglis]

Wik Elders will continue to take Aurukun’s young people on Country to learn about cultural practices with a program run by the Aurukun Indigenous Knowledge Centre (IKC) being extended into its third year.

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