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Announcements | 4 Mar 2014

 Australian Government is investing up to $4 million over two years to provide an additional 16 Indigenous ranger positions in the Northern Territory under an expanded Working on Country programme.

Announcements | 3 Mar 2014

A community information session will be held at the Police-Citizens Youth Club, between 3:30pm and 6:00pm on Tuesday 4 March 2014.

Announcements | 28 Feb 2014

Ways of increasing educational achievement and economic participation for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are the focus of a paper released today on the Closing the Gap Clearinghouse website.

Announcements | 28 Feb 2014

Minister for Human Services Senator the Hon Marise Payne and Minister for Indigenous Affairs, the Hon Nigel Scullion, are encouraging Indigenous people to apply for the Department of Human Services' Indigenous Apprenticeship Programme which opened today.

Announcements | 28 Feb 2014

Initiatives that benefit Indigenous people living in the Northern Territory will receive almost $2.5 million in support from the Australian Government through the latest Aboriginals Benefit Account (ABA) funding round.

Announcements | 27 Feb 2014

“Early data from schools targeted by the Australian Government’s Remote Schools Attendance Strategy shows 604 more students are attending school compared to last year across three state/territories,” Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion said today.

Announcements | 26 Feb 2014

The free Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccinations being rolled out in schools give young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander males and females the chance at the best possible protection from HPV-related cancers and disease.

Announcements | 26 Feb 2014

The Australian Government will invest a total of $12 million to support improvements to vital seawall infrastructure in the Torres Strait.

Announcements | 21 Feb 2014

The Indigenous Employment Programme Labour Market Assistance Outcome report has now been released.

Announcements | 16 Feb 2014

Minister for Social Services Kevin Andrews and Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion, have welcomed the results of a survey which shows community support for income management in the Ceduna area of South Australia.