Indigenous activism criminalised and repressed worldwide: UN adviser

Jul 02, 2018, 10:23 PM

The United Nations' expert adviser on the rights of indigenous peoples has urged Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to reconsider his rejection of the call for an Indigenous voice to Parliament, a key part of the Uluru Statement issued just over a year ago after a national Indigenous consultation process.

Special rapporteur Victoria Tauli-Corpuz is currently in Australia and says the Government must listen more carefully to Indigenous people.

Duration: 6min 28sec

Source: ABC Radio 'PM'  Broadcast: Mon 2 Jul 2018