While the Federal Government ignores a First Nations voice to government, the Victorian Local Aboriginal Networks forge ahead in Victoria
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Chair of the Victorian Stolen Generation Redress Scheme, Yorta Yorta man Ian Hamm, talks about the scheme’s challenges and soon-to-be-announced committee
“We’re committed to getting this right. We’re committed to getting treaty right. We’re committed to getting truth right.” – Marcus Stewart
Superannuation and reflections on the 2020 Federal Budget for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders
Ian Hamm from the First Nations Foundation talks with CMR about superannuation and the gig economy and the need for more funding for ACCOs from the Federal Government
VLGA Chief of Staff Steve Cooper returns to CMR to discuss some of the lesser regarded aspects of local government elections – and candidates.
VLGA Chief of Staff Steve Cooper speaks to Connection Matters Radio about the postal voting process for October’s local government elections
After a solid 18 months of collaboration with Traditional Owners and local mob, Banyule City Councils launches a meaningful RAP
Finding out from LGA veteran Steve Cooper some of the harsh – and not so harsh – truths about taking on the role of LGA councillor.
Banyule City Council invests $10.5 million in COVID-19 Recovery Fund to support ratepayers, community groups, businesses and disadvantaged
Aboriginal Affairs Minister, Gabrielle Williams and Chief Aboriginal Health Adviser, Nicole McCartney talk openly on CMR COVID-19 Bulletin
Darebin City Council invests heavily in supporting families, businesses and the arts during hardship times brought about by COVID-19.