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Roadshow Winds Up National Tour

Here is a video from NITV News covering the final stop of GenerationOne's roadshow as well as the future of the movement:... More...

22 June @ 04:31

Reconciliation: The Road Ahead

GenerationOne received some coverage in recent Deniliquin Pastoral Times article about the ten year anniversary of the Reconciliation Bridge Walks - a movement to bring all Australians together by fostering mutual respect and knocking down barriers. Here is an excerpt: Generation One provides the opportunity for those who are already active to do more, and for those who have never participated in a campaign to play a simple role in achieving real change. Consider this:... More...

17 June @ 04:31

Tania Major Pitches In at Aboriginal Lawyers Conference

Yesterday's National Indigenous Times included a story on the Aboriginal Lawyers' Conference - a gathering of Aboriginal lawyers which included workshops that "...were designed to build further understanding of the role of the ALS as an Aboriginal organisation and each staff member's role in working and learning together." Tania Major, spokesperson for GenerationOne and Young Australian of the Year, facilitated two of these sessions: Ms Major said her first session was a bit confronting for some.... More...

17 June @ 01:33

Talking About This Generation

Wednesday's Sunraysia Daily included an article chronicling GenerationOne's roadshow stop in Mildura this week. Here is an excerpt: Mildura people wrote their names on symbolic cards shaped like handprints in support of the program. "We have to address it, we have to put an end to this disadvantageand we can do that through employment, training, mentoring and education." Mr McGuire said it was about creating a demand for 50,000 sustainable jobs nationwide. He said the project aimed to get nationwide support.... More...

17 June @ 12:40

The Difference... is Determination. The Mining Magnate Tells Elizabeth Knight What Drives Him.

GenerationOne founder Andrew Forrest was featured in a piece by Elizabeth Knight in last weekend's Sydney Morning Herald. The central focus of the piece is the power of determination and how persistence has played a role in Forrest's success. Here is an excerpt:... More...

17 June @ 11:44