Pages with topic "Reconciliation"
The Coalition of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community-Controlled Organisations (Coalition of Peaks) has released a ground-breaking report outlining First Nations peoples’ views on what a new National Agreement on Closing the Gap should look lik…
28 May 2020 : ‘In this together’ for National Reconciliation Week 2020
As IEU members mark National Reconciliation Week (NRW) 2020 this week, we acknowledge that we are ‘In this together.’
13 Sep 2019 : IEUA-QNT condemns climbing of sacred Uluru
Our union recently wrote to Senator Pauline Hanson after her attempted climb of Uluru in late August, condemning her actions on behalf of our members.
18 Jun 2019 : NAIDOC Week: Voice. Treaty. Truth. Let's work together.
NAIDOC Week celebrations are held in July every year across Australia.
29 May 2019 : National Reconciliation Week
This week marks National Reconciliation Week and IEUA-QNT Chapters have held events to demonstrate our union’s support for First Nations peoples, culture and communities.
28 Mar 2019 : Renewal time for our Reconciliation Action Plan
Our union’s Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP) is due for renewal, with members encouraged to help develop our renewed commitment to reconciliation.
27 Feb 2019 : Members seek paid cultural leave in Catholic schools
As part of Queensland Catholic school collective bargaining, commencing this year, members will be seeking changes to cultural leave provisions – to better capture and address the real needs and responsibilities of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander p…
5 Apr 2018 : Abandoned and excluded: Australia is failing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples
The federal government’s Closing the Gap Report paints a clear picture: the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community continues to be left behind and ignored.
Australia continues to have one of the world’s worse life expectancy gaps between Indigenous and non-Indigenous citizens
20 Feb 2018 : Building a more inclusive Australia
Members will join with the wider Australian community on 21 March in celebrating our cultural diversity as part of Harmony Day.
20 Feb 2018 : Yarning Up set to start again in 2018
IEUA-QNT is proud to support our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander members and, in 2017, will continue to host regular Yarning Up sessions.
Our union has prepared a special printable calendar of dates and event significant to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples for members.