Media release from CTG Co-chairs

New approach to Closing the Gap Strategy welcomed Thursday 13 December 2018 The Close the Gap Campaign has welcomed the COAG agreement to work in genuine partnership with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples on the Refreshed Closing the Gap Strategy. COAG has recognised that in order to effect real change, governments must work collaboratively […]

COAG agrees to a work with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in a new approach to Closing the Gap.

IAHA has been working closely with other Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peaks to change how Governments work with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.  Click on the link below to read the meeting outcomes released in the COAG Communique Dec 12 2018  https://www.coag.gov.au/meeting-outcomes/coag-meeting-communique-12-december-2018

Congratulations Romlie Mokak, First Indigenous Policy Evaluation Commissioner

Our warmest congratulations to our Chief Executive Officer, Mr Romlie Mokak, on the announcement today of his appointment as the first Indigenous Policy Evaluation Commissioner of the Productivity Commission. We are very proud of Romlie’s appointment, wish him great success, and extend our heartfelt thanks for his stewardship of the Lowitja Institute since 2014, delivering […]

Beyond Blue letter to COAG on Close the Gap

To the Council of Australian Governments, We write to you regarding one of the items on your agenda at the December meeting of the Council of Australian Governments (COAG): your consideration of how to refresh and build momentum in closing the gap in life outcomes between Australia’s Indigenous and non?Indigenous people. Beyond Blue is proud […]