Budget Response 2014

  • Uncertainty and confusion for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisations with Indigenous Advancement Strategy funding round

    Last published: 6 March 2015Author: ANTaR

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander rights advocacy organisation ANTaR today called for greater transparency, clarity and engagement in the approach to funding Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander services, programs and organisations. 

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  • ANTaR backs calls for PM to fix Indigenous Affairs policy and budget chaos

    Last published: 3 September 2014Author: ANTaR

    ANTaR today supported calls made by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community leaders yesterday for the PM to fix the Indigenous affairs policy and funding chaos. 

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  • Cabinet must rethink Indigenous budget cuts

    Last published: 18 August 2014Author: ANTaR

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander advocacy organisation ANTaR today called on the Cabinet to rethink the suite of budget cuts to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander programs and services.

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  • Government must deliver on its assurances not to cut Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander frontline services

    Last published: 18 June 2014Author: ANTaR

     

     

    Government must deliver on its assurances not to cut Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander frontline services

     

    National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander rights organisation ANTaR today called for government to provide certainty for ongoing funding of frontline services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

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  • Budget 2014 Infographic

    Last published: 16 May 2014Author: jane

    Our info graphic on the shocking budget cuts and impact on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.


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  • Government must explain how Indigenous policy overhaul will close the gap

    Last published: 14 May 2014Author: ANTaR

    ANTaR today called on government to show how the budget measures in Indigenous affairs will close the gap in Indigenous disadvantage.

    “Government needs to explain how the changes will meet their commitments to closing the gap and how they will engage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and their representatives on the overhaul to Indigenous Affairs" said National Director, Andrew Meehan.

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  • Budget cuts must not come from those most in need - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People

    Last published: 12 May 2014Author: ANTaR

    New National Director for ANTaR, Mr Andrew Meehan today said that government should not be cutting investment to Aboriginal and Torres Strait programs, communities and organisation in the budget tomorrow.   

     

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