Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner Mick Gooda says registration this week of the 500th Indigenous Land Use Agreement shows the importance of agreement-making based on free, prior and informed consent.
Friday 1 April 2011
From today, building industry professionals will have access to better information to help them understand how new building standards will effect the construction and upgrade of public buildings.
Wednesday 30 March 2011
News that Charles Darwin University and the Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education would partner to establish the Centre has been welcomed by Commissioner Gooda.
Monday 28 March 2011
Thousands and thousands of Australians pledged their support for closing the 10 – 17 year Indigenous life expectancy gap in events around the country as part of National Close the Gap Day (Thursday March 24).
Thursday 24 March 2011
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner Mick Gooda says the detention of 29 year-old Marlon Noble in the WA prison system for 10 years without having been convicted is nothing short of a disgrace.
Friday 18 March 2011