Posted: November 14th, 2012
Filed under: BHP Billiton, Bundiyarra, Charmaine Green, Geraldton, Heritage, Irra-Wangga Geraldton Language Program, James Anaya, Mulga Mail, Njamal, Nyiyaparli, ORIC, United Nations, Yamaji Art, Yamaji News, YMAC News
The latest issue of YMAC News is now available for download from our website.
It includes a cover story on the visit the UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples made to Njamal country, a special feature on Geraldton Aboriginal community organisations, and a landmark agreement between the Nyiyaparli people and BHP Billiton.
There is also a profile of Yamatji artist, poet and academic Charmaine Green, as well as a staff profile of Fiona Mackenzie, our Geraldton office manager. There is important information on YMAC’s heritage services, information about YMAC’s recent audit by the Office of the Registrar of Indigenous Corporations (ORIC), and of course lots of photos of people and country.
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We hope you enjoy this issue of YMAC News.