There is an urgent need to redress the social and economic disadvantage of Indigenous peoples.
Every Australian wants a fair society and our communities are concerned about the welfare of our First Australians.
Foster Indigenous well-being and prosperity by:
ECONOMIC BENEFIT: ALGA’s analysis indicates that this investment would have a cumulative Gross Domestic Product benefit of $1.66 billion by the third year and create up to 5,300 new jobs.
Councils across Australia have banded together to support ALGA’s call for ‘1% + Partnership Programs’. This calls for the next Federal Government to restore core local government funding of Financial Assistance Grants to at least 1% of Commonwealth taxation revenue and add funding for partnership programs where agreed.