Passing of Dr Lowitja O’Donoghue AC CBE DSG
ACT ATSIEB express our sincere condolences to the family of Dr Lowitja O’Donoghue AC CBE DSG, a true trailblazer, leader and advocate for the rights of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and Indigenous peoples globally, Dr O’Donoghue lived a remarkable life and made an enormous contribution to public life and the pursuit of justice and equity.
Her commitment to championing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander leadership and health research will always be remembered, and her legacy continues through her family, the Lowitja Institute and Lowitja O’Donoghue Foundation.
Our thoughts are with her family, friends and community at this difficult time.
Dr Lowitja O’Donoghue AC CBE DSG (photo Leanne King)