Archives par mot-clef : Australia

AUSTRALIA: ‘Closing the Gap’ 2014

On 12 February 2014, Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott delivered the sixth annual Prime Minister’s Closing the Gap Statement in Federal Parliament and tabled the 2014 Closing the Gap Report – the first since he was elected Prime Minister in September 2013 … Lire la suite

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AUSTRALIA: Aboriginal ancestral remains repatriated by Museum Victoria buried on country

In a ceremony conducted by elders of the Yung Balug clan of the Dja Dja Wurrung people, the remains of three ancestors have been buried on country, near Lake Boort in Victoria. The remains had previously been repatriated to the … Lire la suite

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AUSTRALIA: First repatriation of Aboriginal ancestral remains from Germany

For the first time, Aboriginal human remains have been returned to Australia from a German institution (as reported here and here). Nine sets of remains, including some full skeletons, have been returned to South Australia by Charité University Hospital in Berlin. … Lire la suite

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Australia: Uncertain future for ‘closing the gap’ in indigenous health? / Australie : Quel avenir pour « closing the gap » (réduire l’écart) en matière de santé autochtone ? (EN/FR)

On 18 April 2013, the Australian Government announced that it will provide $777 million in funding over three years as its contribution to a new National Partnership Agreement (NPA) on ‘closing the gap’ in indigenous health. The current, four-year NPA on … Lire la suite

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Closing the Gap in Indigenous employment – Jon Altman’s critical review / « Closing the Gap » (Réduire l’écart) en matière d’emploi autochtone – analyse critique de Jon Altman (EN/FR)

Professor Jon Altman has published a highly critical article on the 2013 Closing the Gap Report and Statement (see the discussion in an earlier post on the SOGIP blog). He opens with the following comments: The latest ‘closing the gap’ report … Lire la suite

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Closing the Gap 2013 Statement and Report: targets, alcohol and incarceration / « Closing the Gap » (Réduire l’écart) déclaration et rapport de 2013 : objectifs, alcool et incarcération (EN/FR)

On 6 February 2013, Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard delivered the fifth annual Prime Minister’s Closing the Gap Statement in Federal Parliament and tabled the 2013 Closing the Gap Report. The Closing the Gap in Indigenous socioeconomic disadvantage framework has structured the … Lire la suite

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Australia – 2012 Social Justice and Native Title Reports Released / Australie – 2012 Rapports sur la Justice Social et le « Native Title » publiés (EN/FR)

Mick Gooda, the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner of the Australian Human Rights Commission, launched his annual Social Justice and Native Title Reports for 2012 on 30 November, the day after they were formally tabled in the … Lire la suite

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