CAAMA News 1-6-2021

1st Jun 2021

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In today's bulletin:

  • Australia's premier forum for the discussion of First Nations issues, has been cancelled for the second year in a row due to COVID-19 safety concerns.
  • A book from the Central Land Council explaining native title land agreements has been translated into six languages
  • The national peak body for Aboriginal and Torres strait Islander media and communications. Has entered into a new partnership with the ABC as part of the ABC’s commitment to its Elevate Reconciliation Action Plan
  • A report by the independent monitor of the McArthur River mine in the Northern Territory has found high levels of compliance… despite some longstanding concerns.
  • Australia's premier forum for the discussion of First Nations issues, has been cancelled for the second year in a row due to COVID-19 safety concerns.
  • Chief Minister Michael Gunner has hinted that everyone over the age of 16 in the Northern Territory will soon be eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine.
  • A biodiversity and conservation social enterprise based in West Australia are looking for Aboriginal women to be trainees in research projects that interest them.

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