CAAMA News 25-09-2019

25th Sep 2019

CAAMA News team : Paul Wiles, Kyle Dowling.

16 year-old Swede Greta Thunberg delivers an impassioned speech at the U.N. Climate Action Summit as the global youth movement seeking climate action gains momentum. Speaking during the climate strike in Alice Springs, Arrernte -Warlpiri women Rita Tomlins from Seedmob, the first Indigenous Climate Network, said it was inspiring that so many young people came together for climate change action.

Northern Territory Labor Senator Malarndirri says making cashless debit cards a “compulsory measure” diminished the dignity of people in need on welfare support and for the 23,000 Territorians that have been on compulsory income management since the 2007 Intervention there has been little evidence to suggest it is making a positive difference.