indigenous affairs April 25, 2020
Despite being chronically underfunded, the Aboriginal community-controlled health sector has reacted swiftly and effectively to the Covid-19 outbreak, underscoring the importance of their services.
indigenous affairs December 14, 2019
Documents released under freedom of information reveal the brutal conditions as a riot unfolded at Alice Springs Correctional Centre.
indigenous affairs October 26, 2019
The Northern Territory will soon be without a single full-time Auslan interpreter, stranding the deaf community – and particularly its Indigenous members – without the support they need to navigate the health and legal systems.
indigenous affairs March 30, 2019
A recent coroner’s report into the deaths by suicide of Indigenous children and young people in remote WA, linked to intergenerational trauma and racism, mirrors the findings of a 2008 inquiry. With little achieved in the interim years, experts claim the government is not only misdiagnosing the problem but is also unable to come up with productive solutions.