Push for big business to boost Indigenous employment

09 December 2021

The federal government is calling on big business to help boost Indigenous employment.

The minister for Indigenous Australians Ken Wyatt has urged the corporate sector to help create more job opportunities for First Nations people in industries like mining and defence.

Guest: Melina Morrison, CEO of the Business Council of Co-operatives and Mutuals

Shane Phillips, CEO and co-founder of Tribal Warrior

Listen to Melina on RN Breakfast with Cathy Van Extel.

Listen to full program (at 6:35 and 6:47)

Latest news

23 May 2024

The impact of Fonterra's asset sales on Australian Dairy Farmers and local workers

Melina Morrison interview with Tony Briscoe on ABC's Tasmanian Country Hour about the significant implications of Fonterra's planned asset sales.
17 May 2024

BCCM says Fonterra sale another blow for Australian dairy farmers

The announcement by Fonterra that it intends to sell its Australian dairy processing assets is yet another blow to dairy farmers
15 May 2024

Co-operative sector welcomes Budget measures to boost social housing

Australia’s $40 billion co-operatives and mutuals sector has welcomed the Federal Government’s Budget initiatives to help ease cost of living pressures and address...