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Australians for Native Title and Reconciliation (ANTaR) submission to the Committee on the elimination of racial discrimination

Label
Australians for Native Title and Reconciliation (ANTaR) submission to the Committee on the elimination of racial discrimination
Title
Australians for Native Title and Reconciliation (ANTaR) submission to the Committee on the elimination of racial discrimination
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Submission prepared in response to Australia's thirteenth and fourteenth periodic reports to the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD); highlights Australian Government's failure to fulfil its obligations under the International Convention on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (ICERD); abolition of ATSIC; decline in employment and training opportunites; reduction of adequate consultation with Indigenous leaders; mutual obligation policy; failure to implement recommendations of Deaths in Custody, Bringing them Home and Reconciliation reports; Native title and the 10-point plan; statistics on the current socioeconomic status of Indigenous Australians
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Australians for Native Title and Reconciliation (ANTaR) submission to the Committee on the elimination of racial discrimination
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "January 2005"
  • "For consideration at the 66th session of the Committee, Geneva 21 February - 11 March 2005"
  • Previously available online at http://www.antar.org.au/CERD%20sub%201-5.doc
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Recommendations: HREOC, Reconcilation, Stolen Generations, ATSIC, racial discrimination in laws and policies, Indigenous health, native title, stolen wages, deaths in custody, police practices and racial violence -- Introduction: diminishing role of HREOC -- Reconciliation: Reonciliation process stalled, Federal Government's divisive approach on Indigenous affairs, Rejection of the Council for Aboriginal Reconciliation's final recommendations, rejection of a rights-based approach: "practical reconciliation" and formal equity -- Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission (ATSIC) -- Racial discrimination in legislation and policy: mainstreaming of Indigenous policy and funding, decreasing Indigenous employment in the Australian Public Service (APS), shift in Indigenous policy focus to "mutual obligation" and "shared responsibility agreements" -- Indigenous health and related socio-economic disadvantage: evidence of Australian government racial discrimination in relation to Indigenous health, proposed solutions, Indigenous disadvantage and the social determinants of health, health and mutual obligation -- Native title -- Stolen wages and entitlements -- Appendix: Comments by Indigenous leaders on mutual obligation and shared responsibility agreements
Extent
35 p.
Label
Australians for Native Title and Reconciliation (ANTaR) submission to the Committee on the elimination of racial discrimination
Publication
Note
  • "January 2005"
  • "For consideration at the 66th session of the Committee, Geneva 21 February - 11 March 2005"
  • Previously available online at http://www.antar.org.au/CERD%20sub%201-5.doc
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Recommendations: HREOC, Reconcilation, Stolen Generations, ATSIC, racial discrimination in laws and policies, Indigenous health, native title, stolen wages, deaths in custody, police practices and racial violence -- Introduction: diminishing role of HREOC -- Reconciliation: Reonciliation process stalled, Federal Government's divisive approach on Indigenous affairs, Rejection of the Council for Aboriginal Reconciliation's final recommendations, rejection of a rights-based approach: "practical reconciliation" and formal equity -- Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission (ATSIC) -- Racial discrimination in legislation and policy: mainstreaming of Indigenous policy and funding, decreasing Indigenous employment in the Australian Public Service (APS), shift in Indigenous policy focus to "mutual obligation" and "shared responsibility agreements" -- Indigenous health and related socio-economic disadvantage: evidence of Australian government racial discrimination in relation to Indigenous health, proposed solutions, Indigenous disadvantage and the social determinants of health, health and mutual obligation -- Native title -- Stolen wages and entitlements -- Appendix: Comments by Indigenous leaders on mutual obligation and shared responsibility agreements
Extent
35 p.

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