Strong Voices Tuesday 26th of February 2019

26th Feb 2019

On today's program:

- Aboriginal academic  Professor Marcia Langton has told the Australia and New Zealand School of Government (ANZSOG)   conference in Melbourne that  she wants to  see  policies based on economic inclusion, real wages for real work, and a return to local community governance, rather than the“unqualified disaster” of the current system.

- Kombumerri Ngarangwal people on the Gold Coast have unveiled a statue of their creator being Jabreen which they have gifted to the university of Grifith. 

- A therapeutic program helping Aboriginal People with their mental health are is being held in Alice Springs for this whole week. Brumbies from Ltyentye Apurte have been transported to a station in Alice Springs to assist remote community members who are living with mental health issues.