#Indigenous Australians

  • Article: Just 2 of the 7 Targets Set to Close Indigenous Inequality in Australia Are on Track: Report

    Just 2 of the 7 Targets Set to Close Indigenous Inequality in Australia Are on Track: Report

    By Madeleine Keck|Feb. 19, 2020

    The Closing the Gap policy was established in 2008 and aims to address Indigenous disadvantage. Read more

  • Article: This Remote Indigenous Community in South Australia Just Received a Dialysis Clinic

    This Remote Indigenous Community in South Australia Just Received a Dialysis Clinic

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 13, 2019

    The clinic allows patients to remain on their traditional lands. Read more

  • Article: An Indigenous Ranger Just Won the Australian Geographic’s Conservationist of the Year Award

    An Indigenous Ranger Just Won the Australian Geographic’s Conservationist of the Year Award

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 10, 2019

    Albert Wiggan has worked to limit large-scale gas hubs in outback Australia. Read more

  • Article: Australia ‘Rights a Historic Wrong’ by Closing the Uluru Climb Forever

    Australia ‘Rights a Historic Wrong’ by Closing the Uluru Climb Forever

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 29, 2019

    The tradition has long divided visitors, the Australian government, and traditional custodians. Read more

  • Article: An Indigenous 12-Year-Old Just Addressed the UN on Australia's Detention Laws and Education System

    An Indigenous 12-Year-Old Just Addressed the UN on Australia's Detention Laws and Education System

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 11, 2019

    Hoosan is one of the youngest people to ever address the UN. Read more

  • Article: Malaria Crusaders Recognized in the ‘Oscars’ of Australian Science

    Malaria Crusaders Recognized in the ‘Oscars’ of Australian Science

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 4, 2019

    The Eureka Prizes are awarded in Sydney each year. Read more

  • Article: Adam Goodes Documentary Opens National Dialogue on Racism Against Indigenous Australians

    Adam Goodes Documentary Opens National Dialogue on Racism Against Indigenous Australians

    By Madeleine Keck|July 24, 2019

    The documentary has been labeled "an important wake-up call for the country.” Read more

  • Article: 5 Impactful Ways Australians Can Celebrate NAIDOC Week

    5 Impactful Ways Australians Can Celebrate NAIDOC Week

    By Madeleine Keck|July 12, 2019

    NAIDOC Week celebrates Indigenous Australian culture, history, and accomplishments. Read more