Indigenous Protected Areas and Indigenous ranger jobs are protecting nature and transforming lives in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities around Australia.
Now is a crucial moment for the Indigenous Protected Area and Indigenous ranger programs. The federal election is looming and it's time our politicians commit to growing Indigenous Protected Areas and Indigenous ranger jobs for the long term.
Join the Country Needs People campaign in calling for the major parties to:
Call on your local MP and key politicians to grow and secure Indigenous Protected Areas and Indigenous ranger jobs for the long term.
Dear <your local MP's name will be automatically entered>,
I am one of more than 80 000 Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians calling on all parties to:
Across Australia, Indigenous rangers and Indigenous Protected Areas are delivering results for the benefit of every Australian. Rangers are maintaining tourism and cultural sites, tackling feral animals and invasive weeds, supporting research and limiting dangerous wildfires. At the same time, the transformative effect of meaningful work is delivering role models, career and business opportunities and more in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.
Will you support the call to grow and secure Indigenous ranger jobs and Indigenous Protected Areas for the long term?
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