International day for the elimination of violence against women and girls

[by Angela Yin]

AASW National Vice President Linda Ford said the 2020 International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and Girls (25 November) marks 16 Days of Activism against Gender Based Violence that concludes on the 10 December 2020, International Human Rights Day. 

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First Nations Foundation launches financial wellbeing online resource

[by Danielle Sweeney]

The new website will feature a diverse range of content with a particular focus on proven tactics and positive experience with money, from the perspective of Indigenous community leaders in the finance, business and professional industries.

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Expansion of Indigenous programs urged in Disability Royal Commission


There are effective programs helping to reduce the over-representation of First Nations families in child protection systems, but they are limited in Australia, an inquiry has heard.

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Ken Wyatt describes speed of NT remote housing upgrade as a 'disgrace'

[Jano Gibson, ABC]

Strong criticism from the federal Indigenous Australians Minister about the Northern Territory Government's "slow" and "unacceptable" pace in improving remote housing has forced the Chief Minister to defend his Government's commitment to reducing overcrowding.

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