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Submission Number
2719
Participant
Anne Paton
Submission date

When the Prime Minister presented the Closing of The Gap report to Parliament, he acknowledged that WE GOT IT WRONG that WE non First Nations had got it wrong, and that the solutions would only come from Aboriginal people themselves.
This is why we should have an Aboriginal voice enshrined in the Constitution.
There is no excuse now for The First Nations People not to have control of their own destinies. It is being called for by the ULURU STATEMENT from the HRART, which was a consensus from ALL First Nations across Australia, we demanded a consensus from a diverse group of people is extremely difficult.
They did it and all Australians should respond, positively.
This would enable First Nations people to take over the closing of the gap.
The Ulura Statement from the Heart was a gift to the from the First Nations People to the Nation.
For these reasons, it should be enshrined in the cconstitution