MEDIA RELEASE – New member welcomed to ATSIEB

  The ACT Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elected Body welcomes the election of Ms Paula McGrady as a member of ATSIEB. ATSIEB chair Ms Katrina Fanning said Ms McGrady was formally elected to fill a casual vacancy after the resignation of Mr Ross Fowler. Vacancies on ATSIEB are filled by distributing the votes of

MEDIA RELEASE from the Acting ACT Electoral Commissioner

  Casual vacancy in the ACT Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elected Body to be filled by countback The Chairperson of the ACT Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elected Body has notified the Acting Electoral Commissioner that one of the Elected Body’s members, Mr Ross Fowler, has resigned his position on the Elected Body. “I

Chairperson – Emessage No15, 29 September 2017

Term 4, ACT Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elected Body   Dear Community members The Elected Body held its second meeting on 21 September 2017. At the meeting we had presentations and discussions around the following issues: Refresh and Renewal of the ACT Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Whole of Government Agreement; Development of the

MEDIA RELEASE: Stop! Enough is Enough.

MEDIA RELEASE 24 August 2017 Stop! Enough is Enough. Care and Protection at Alexander Maconochie Centre Today the ACT Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elected Body is seeking answers into the care and protection afforded two Aboriginal detainees in the AMC following reports of their vicious bashing earlier this month. We represent to Government the

Media Release: Rachel Stephen-Smith MLA

08 August 2017 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elected Body meets for the first time and elects new Chair   The fourth Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elected Body held its first meeting today, with members electing a Chair and undertaking induction processes at the commencement of their three year term.   The ACT’s Elected