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2019 Parliamentary Library National Reconciliation Week lecture

What has to be done: history, reconciliation and the new parliament
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Aboriginal Australians Aboriginal Australians government relations Aboriginal Australians legal status and laws Aboriginal reconciliation Constitutional reform Constitutional law Australia
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Co-Chair of Reconciliation Australia, Professor Tom Calma AO, is an Aboriginal elder from the Kungarakan tribal group and a member of the Iwaidja tribal group in the Northern Territory.

Currently the National Coordinator for Tackling Indigenous Smoking and Chancellor of the University of Canberra, Professor Calma previously served as the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner and the Race Discrimination Commissioner.

Professor Calma delivered this presentation for the Parliamentary Library National Reconciliation Week lecture.

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