Tom Calma

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10 Nov 2016

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Suicide Prevention Evaluation Project (ATSISPEP) is an important Australian Government response to the above. This report summarises the work of ATSISPEP in expanding the evidence-base for what works in Indigenous community-led suicide prevention.


6 Nov 2014

Introduction: The purpose of this paper is to draw on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (Indigenous) perspectives, theoretical understandings, and available evidence to answer questions about what is required to effectively address Indigenous people’s mental health and social and emotional wellbeing.

Social and...


8 Feb 2010

Tom Calma has been the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner with the commission for more than five years.

He was also the Race Discrimination Commissioner for most of that time. An elder of the Kungarakan tribe and a member of the...


8 Feb 2010

This annual report reviews important developments in native title law and policy each year.

This report covers the period 1 July 2008 – 30 June 2009 and:

reviews developments in native title law and policy over the reporting period considers principles and standards...


8 Feb 2010

The Social Justice Report 2009 focusses on three themes: justice reinvestment to reduce Indigenous over-representation in the criminal justice system; the protection of Indigenous languages; and sustaining Aboriginal homeland communities.

The first theme outlines a convincing argument for an alternative...

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