CAAMA news 23-07

23rd Jul 2014

CAAMA news team: Mikaela Simpson, Justin Fenwick, Lorena Walker, Danielle Young, Damien Williams

A University lecturer has uncovered the widening obesity gap between Aboriginal and Non-Aboriginal Australians.

A peak northern territory aboriginal justice group says funding cuts to the agency which helps victims of crime will have a major impact on many women in remote communities.

The co-director of a health program which aims to reconnect Aboriginal youth and elders says there is too much emphasis on negative issue in remote communities and not enough on the positives.