The Resource Women for Wik : Monitoring the Federal Action in the Northern Territory, Women for Wik, (electronic resource)

Women for Wik : Monitoring the Federal Action in the Northern Territory, Women for Wik, (electronic resource)

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Women for Wik : Monitoring the Federal Action in the Northern Territory
Title
Women for Wik
Title remainder
Monitoring the Federal Action in the Northern Territory
Statement of responsibility
Women for Wik
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Website: grassroots voluntary organisation formed by Indigenous and non-Indigenous women across Australia; aims to lobby Government and Opposition to repeal "Intervention" legislation enacted by Howard government in June 2007; includes extensive list of viewpoints and discussions by prominent researchers and private individuals both Indigenous and non-Indigenous; reports on 11th Australian Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect; monitors 2007 Federal election campaign; summarises Dept. of Family and Community Services and Indigenous Affairs and Other Legislation Amendment (Northern Territory National Emergency Response and Other Measures) Bill 2007; commentary on whether "Intervention" breaches Racial Discrimination Act 1975; Little Children are Sacred report; compulsory health checks; prominent women supporters include Lady Deane, Tamie Fraser, Lowitja O'Donoghue, Justice Elizabeth Evatt, Helen Caldicott, Anne Deveson, Kate Grenville, Gabi Hollows, Faith Bandler, Anita Heiss, Margaret Fulton, Rosemary Stanton, Judith Rodriguez, Drusilla Modjeska, Margaret Pomeranz and Fiona Foley
Member of
Action
Selected for archiving
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cummings, Eileen
  • Havnen, Olga
  • Olsen, Christine
  • Scott, Rosie
  • Women for Wik
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reconciliation
  • Race discrimination
  • Reconciliation
  • Intervention (Federal government)
  • Welfare recipients
  • Feminist criticism
  • Political activists, Aboriginal Australian
  • Political campaigns
Label
Women for Wik : Monitoring the Federal Action in the Northern Territory, Women for Wik, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from webpage (viewed 14/11/07)
Contents
Endorsements, community voices, reports, fact sheets, who are we?, donate, links, contact, viewpoints, media coverage, Election 2007, daily diary, video, events, blog watch
System details
System requirements: PDF reader required to read documents
Type of computer file
Text, images, documents
Label
Women for Wik : Monitoring the Federal Action in the Northern Territory, Women for Wik, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
Title from webpage (viewed 14/11/07)
Contents
Endorsements, community voices, reports, fact sheets, who are we?, donate, links, contact, viewpoints, media coverage, Election 2007, daily diary, video, events, blog watch
System details
System requirements: PDF reader required to read documents
Type of computer file
Text, images, documents

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