CAAMA News - Thursday 15th November 2018

15th Nov 2018

In today's bulletin: 

* One year after the ‘Royal Commission into the Protection and Detention of Children in the Northern Territory’ was handed down, an Arrente lawyer says the Northern Territory Gunner Labor Government is slowly progressing through its recommendations.

* A new agreement has been signed with Aboriginal people living on Groote Eylandt in the Top End  of  the  Northern Territory which gives them the power to operate their own essential services.

* The CEO of the peak body connecting First Nations peoples and organisations to best-practice expertise to develop effective and legitimate governance on the ground says the role that Aborignal people play in sustaining their communities is sometimes overlooked.

Hosted by Philippe Perez

CAAMA News Team: Philippe Perez, Teghan Hughes, Paul Wiles