Genuine partnership based on trust and respect is a must

ANTaR, national advocacy organisation for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander rights, supports calls made by the National Congress of Australia’s First Peoples and its member organisations for Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and his Ministry to establish a sound relationship based on trust and respect. 

Under the previous administration, we saw Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people being continually let down by an environment of chaos and reduced engagement that caused immense anxiety. The new Prime Minister has an opportunity now to reset the relationship.

Read our statement here.