CAAMA News 15-02 2017

15th Feb 2017

CAAMA News team, Kyle Dowling, Damien Williams, Paul Wiles.

Despite some magnificent rhetoric in Parliament which saw both the Government and opposition leaders share their vision for the mob this year's Closing the Gap report shows targets implemented almost a decade ago to improve outcomes in indigenous health, education and employment have shown little progress while others are going backwards.

The peak representative body for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people has urged  Government to support the Redfern Statement which calls on them to work with Aboriginal people to establish a new relationship.