CAAMA News 18-12-14

18th Feb 2014

CAAMA News Team: Lorena Walker, Donna Campbell, Kyle Dowling, Sharyn Woods, Justin Fenwick.

A peak Australian Human Rights lobby group says recent funding cuts across a range of agencies are politically motivated and come at a great time of need for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and other Australians.

The Northern Land Council says it wants to maintain the rights of the traditional owners to have consent over the development of their own land and waters.

To Western Australia where a peak environment group remains unconvinced about the Federal Minister Ian McFarland ‘s announcement of a new consultation site selection process for radioactive waste management.