Series: Interviews

National Talkblack – Paul Paton 12/5/22

National Talkblack – Paul Paton 12/5/22

Paul Paton, CEO of Federation of Victorian Traditional Owner Corporations talking about the 2022/23 Victorian State Budget. The Federation of Victorian Traditional Owner Corporations is the Victorian state-wide body that convenes and advocates for the rights of Traditional Owners while progressing wider social, economic, environmental and cultural objectives. https://www.fvtoc.com.au/ for more info

Edmonton Police – Wednesday 270422

Edmonton Police – Wednesday 270422

We had: PLO Stephen Grant from Edmonton Police and Peter Ingram, Program Manager for Protective Service First Nations Unit talking about Protective Services Palm Island recruitment strategy.

National Talkblack – Leah Cameron, Marrawah Law 15/4/22

National Talkblack – Leah Cameron, Marrawah Law 15/4/22

Leah Cameron, CEO of Marrawah Law, talking about Diversity in the Court. Over the weekend a historical moment happened as after 232 years Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson became the first Black woman confirmed to the US Supreme Court. To date, no person of colour has been appointed to Australia’s High Court. In a country with…

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National Talkblack 300322 – Talarah Pedrocchi Roelofs and Adam Morris

National Talkblack 300322 – Talarah Pedrocchi Roelofs and Adam Morris

Talarah Pedrocchi Roelofs, First-time editor and her partner Adam Morris, director and producer talking about Malgana film editor’s low-budget debut wins global acclaim. The film Edward and Isabella, directed and produced by her partner Adam Morris, also a first-time filmmaker, recently premiered and has won multiple awards in Australia and overseas including in Italy, the…

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National Talkblack – Vicki Wade

National Talkblack – Vicki Wade

Vicki Wade, Director of RHDAustralia and and co-producer of TAKE HEART: DEADLY HEART talking about New Film provides solutions to Rheumatic Heart Disease. New feature film about the change needed to solve a national health crisis amongst young Aboriginal and Torres Strait people. The film premiere comes as the issue of Aboriginal and Torres Strait…

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National Talkblack 170322 – Sarah White

National Talkblack 170322 – Sarah White

Dr Sarah White, Director of Quit, talking about Aboriginal Quitline counsellors are here to help. As National Close the Gap Day approaches, Quit Victoria is encouraging Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people wanting to quit smoking or thinking about quitting, to call the Aboriginal Quitline.

Youth Focus – 10/11/21 – Chloe Ah Kee

Youth Focus – 10/11/21 – Chloe Ah Kee

In this weeks episode of the Youth Focus Show, Mafa is joined by Chloe Ah Kee, Program Officer from Deadly Choices having a yarn about services and events for the youth and elderly

National Talkblack – Rarrtjiwuy Melanie Herdman

National Talkblack – Rarrtjiwuy Melanie Herdman

Rarrtjiwuy Melanie Hurdman, Program Manager of Djalkiri Foundation talking about transition program gives Yirrkala students a head start at university. A transition program at Charles Darwin University (CDU) is supporting First Nations students from Yirrkala in East Arnhem Land to get a head start on university life. A group of six students who have completed…

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National Talkblack – Andrew Plastow

National Talkblack – Andrew Plastow

We had on Andrew Plastow, principle at Ngutu College, talking about how he has opened up Ngutu College in Adelaide. He spent decades as a public school principal, but then left the system in despair at curriculum trends he believed were not empowering Aboriginal students. “It was that frustration of Aboriginal children being seen in…

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