CAAMANews 17-03-2020

17th Mar 2020

CAAMA News Paul Wiles, Kyle Dowling, Damien Williams

The boss of Australia’s peak Aboriginal community controlled health body has called for two weeks mandatory isolation for anyone wishing to enter zones with large Aboriginal populations and for proper facilities to be established in regional towns if the health system is not to break down..

Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner has reassured his Government’s support of efforts to prevent coronavirus in remote communities saying Aboriginal people are safest if they remain in their communities.

First Nations Ranger groups from across the world are continuing to observe contemporary land management strategies in Australia after the Federal Government committed to another 8 years of funding to the Indigenous Ranger Program.