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Monday, 1 August 2016

Aboriginal self-determination key to life-saving health efforts

Aboriginal self-determination key to life-saving health efforts
 - Let’s hope this speed is the starting point for a wider inquiry — one that looks not just at what’s happening in Northern Territory detention centres, but why young Aboriginal people are 25 times more likely to end up in detention centres than non-Aboriginal youth, and what is going so wrong in regions such as the Kimberley that Aboriginal children left behind are up to six times more likely to commit suicide than