National voice for First Peoples must be funded by government

Last published: 11 May 2016Author: ANTaR

National advocacy organisation for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander rights, ANTaR, today expressed dismay that the Indigenous Affairs Minister is refusing to fund National Congress of Australia’s First Peoples after the Election. 

Andrew Meehan, National Director ANTaR said it would be unacceptable if the Coalition went to the Election with a policy to discontinue funding for a national voice for First Peoples. 

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