A remote Arnhem Land Aboriginal community in the Northern Territory has taken the bold step of linking school attendance to culture, in a move Indigenous Affairs Minister, Nigel Scullion, says sets a strong example to communities across Australia.
The Australian Government will fast-track the implementation of GenerationOne’s demand-driven training model to help more Indigenous Australians into jobs by better connecting employers and jobseekers.
An interim report into the prevalence of petrol sniffing in 15 Aboriginal communities across Australia shows a decline in sniffing between 2005 and 2012 coinciding with the introduction of low aromatic fuel.
The Marngarr Resource Centre Aboriginal Corporation is just one of the many Indigenous organisations around the country that has focused on creating new employment opportunities for people in their community.
Kima Forbes wants to be a role model for all the young women in her community of Ntaria (Hermannsburg) in central Australia. She believes she has found the perfect way to do it – through her weekly radio program on the local Remote Indigenous Broadcasting Service (RIBS) radio station.