Remote Australian job seekers will have more employment opportunities and communities will have more say over how the Community Development Program (CDP) is delivered locally under changes to the program.
A draft refreshed Closing the Gap framework and targets have been announced. Governments will partner with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples to finalise the targets and support the needs and aspirations of communities across Australia.
Australia’s largest Aboriginal recruitment and Group Training organisation Aboriginal Employment Strategy (AES) celebrated their 2018 Traineeship and Apprenticeship Graduation Ceremony last night in Gadigal Country Darling Harbour, Sydney.
Landmark reforms passed today in Parliament will establish a new Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Land and Sea Future Fund and expand the functions of the Indigenous Land Corporation (ILC) to include water and put the organisation on a more sustainable financial footing.