Racism is not just an emotional violation

“There’s been 30 years now of research from First Nations people all around the world showing that cultural activities, cultural practices, being connected to your Elders, learning your stories and understanding your history, are associated with a whole range of benefits and outcomes, including mental health outcomes.”

Dr Graham Gee from the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute – MCRI presents evidence to Commissioners on the impact of racism on mental health outcomes.

Education videos

How do First Peoples students experience the Victorian education system and how could it be improved?

Yoorrook is looking into the barriers First Peoples face in accessing all levels of education, as well as the racism many still endure within the system. Now is the time to have your say by making a submission.

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Land Injustice videos

In yarns & submissions, First Peoples are telling Yoorrook about the importance of land, sky & water and the impact of colonisation. Hear what they have to say.