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Thursday, 12 December 2019

LGBT+ in Australia

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights in Australia have advanced since the late-twentieth century. LGBT people in Australia are afforded protection from discrimination and are equally regarded as individuals who possess the same rights and responsibilities as others







Aboriginal foster carers needed to help kids find forever homes

An early call-out for more foster parents, particularly Aboriginal carers, has been made following this year's record number of children in child ...


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Evaluating the Impact of the International Year of Ecotourism: Anniversary Report (2007)

Ecotourism is largely a major money spinner with few operators ... AUSTRALIA – Aboriginal people in Australia have traditional fire ...


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School curriculum in Australia is overcrowded with new tasks for teachers once handled by parents

In terms of the cross-curriculum priorities he said: “what is it that every Australian should know about Aboriginal people culture and history and let's be ...


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Aboriginal health 'misses out' on health 'boost'

THE First peoples' Health and Wellbeing organisation says Aboriginals in ... government's “commitment to improving the health of all Australians”.


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Commissioner questions Aboriginal Family Violence Prevention funding cuts

“Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women are 35 times more likely to be hospitalised for family violence than other women in Australia. This is a ...


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Western Australia's Imintji camping ground named one of the top places in the world to visit in 2020

The Kimberley, in Western Australia, in considered one of Australia's most distant locations, recognized for its gorges, historical Aboriginal artwork, ...


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Aboriginal place names map set for launch

A new interactive map of Tasmania, which features place names in palawa kani — a revived language of Tasmanian Aborigines — is the work of the ...


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The remote Australian destination named as one of the top places in the world you ...

The Kimberley is Western Australia's most sparsely populated northern region known for its dramatic rugged gorges, ancient Aboriginal art, iconic ...


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New Zealand police open probe into volcano deaths

New Zealand police open probe into volcano deaths .... White Island, also known by the indigenous Maori name Whakaari, is the tip of an undersea ...


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Ministry steadfast on value of action plan for better outcomes for Māori

Waitangi Tribunal claimants cautioned the Ministry of Health in March about producing a new Māori health document to refresh an old Māori health ...


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Ministry steadfast on value of action plan for better outcomes for Māori

New Zealand Doctor heard suggestions the process looked like more of the same ministry control rather than the tribunal's vision of partnership.


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New Zealand should remain as New Zealand, not Aotearoa

Radio New Zealand was an early adopter and remains in the front line of the push for change, as it is with usage of the Māori language generally.


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Tauranga Māori honour White Island fallen with poignant karakia

Tauranga Māori honour White Island fallen with poignant karakia ... that have fallen and also those injured and lying in hospitals around New Zealand.


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When will we wake up to our broken health system?

"This is crucial to improving health outcomes for New Zealand's Māori ... in the area was uttered, just that there were lots of women and lots of Māori.


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Rescue pilot recounts traumatic scenes

Whakaari, as it is known in the Maori language, is New Zealand's most active cone volcano, built up by continuous volcanic activity over the past ...


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Trio of NZ business women leading AI in NZ

She is a major advocate for the role of Maori in all aspects of New Zealand and previously sat as an advisory board member of the Maori health tech ...


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