Angela Ryder: Being a leader in WA Aboriginal communities

23rd Oct 2017

A member of the Stolen Generation has been recognised by Curtin University for her work in Aboriginal Communities in WA. 

Wilman & Goreng Goreng woman Angela Ryder was awarded the university's John Curtin Medal recognising her leadership in the community. She helped establish the National Empowerment Project, a program which provides support for Aboriginal people experiencing trauma in their families. She was also involved in establishing NAIDOC celebrations in the WA city of Gosnells.

She speaks here to Philippe Perez for CAAMA about her work.