Archive of posts tagged 'aboriginal'
Submission to the Parliamentary Inquiry into Constitutional Recognition Relating to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander PeoplesJune 28, 2018
Submission to the Joint Select Committee on Constitutional Recognition Relating to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples PIAC’s submission expresses our support for the Uluru Statement from the Heart as the foundation of constitutional recognition for Aboriginal and Torres Strait … read more
‘The NT Royal Commission’s final Report, released November 17, is an indictment of the NT Government’s failure to protect the most vulnerable children and young people in its care. Importantly, it has also drawn attention to the national crisis in … read more
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in NSW are over 10 times more likely than non-Indigenous children to live in out-of-home care. While the long-term consequences for these children will vary widely, it’s clear that the disproportionate representation of Aboriginal … read more
Submission to Australian Law Reform Commission re Incarceration Rates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander PeoplesSeptember 1, 2017
PIAC’s submission to the Australian Law Reform Commission inquiry into Incarceration Rates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples answers a range of questions asked by the Commission about the factors that contribute to ongoing over-incarceration as well as the … read more