Why a Voice matters for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health

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The Uluru Statement from the Heart is an invitation from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, all across these lands, to all Australians – an invitation to walk together in creating a better future. Let’s talk about how a Voice could make a difference.

Lowitja Institute welcomes you to join this yarn about how a constitutionally enshrined Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Voice would provide a strong foundation for the urgent work needed to improve health and wellbeing outcomes for our peoples. Hear from community leaders across a range of health, wellbeing and advocacy sectors, including:

  • Aunty Pat Anderson AO (Uluru Dialogues; Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education)
  • Adjunct Professor Janine Mohamed (Lowitja Institute; The George Institute for Global Health)
  • Tarneen Onus Browne (Warriors of the Aboriginal Resistance; Australian Progress)
  • Dr Mark Wenitong (Apunipima Cape York Health Council; Queensland University of Technology