Victorian Aboriginal Health Education Summit

Weenthunga Health Network and Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled  Health Organisation are hosting a summit to explore strengthening the quality of Aboriginal health education and curricula in Victoria.  The Summit will be opened by Hon Jill Hennessy MP, Minister for Health and facilitated by Associate Professor Greg Phillips, Waanyi and Jaru man. Summit Details 7 August 2017  – […]

UNSW Scientia PhD Scholarship Scheme

The UNSW Scientia PhD Scholarship Scheme is part of the UNSW’s dedication to harnessing cuttingg-edge research to solve complex problems and improve the lives of people in local and global communities. Scientia scholars will have a strong commitment to making a difference in the world with demonstrated potential for contributing to the social engagement and/or […]

First Peoples call for urgent action to tackle home-grown poverty

8 June 2017 This year marks the 25th Anniversary of the Redfern Speech by Prime Minister Paul Keating, and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander leaders from peak representative organisations are calling on Australian governments at all levels to redouble their efforts to address the unacceptable poverty and disadvantage experienced by Australia’s First Peoples. One year […]