06 Mar Macklin Extends Intervention (The Australian)

The Australian government will continue to fund the Northern Territories Indigenous Intervention, which supports increased police services and measures to aid in the recovery and prevention of alcoholism and child abuse.  The program will continue to receive support at least until 2011-2012.  The announcement comes...

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26 Feb Australian PM Needs Time to Fix Aboriginal Problems (Reuters)

Kevin Rudd indicated that in the last year after the official apology to Aboriginal people the government has helped to improve Aboriginal access to health care, education, and housing.  Rudd stressed that these improvements would take time, and that a new coordinator-general had been appointed...

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