Funding supports First Nations education

Just over $29 million over four years - with $8.7 million per year ongoing - has been budgeted for both SNAICC and NATSIEC to partner with the government on issues…

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Restricting access to pornography for young people is not the definitive solution to sexualised violence

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How AI advances and education can help improve aged care efficiencies

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