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Submission: Inquiry into Pathways and Participation for Indigenous Australians

In its submission to the Inquiry into Pathways and Participation for Indigenous Australians in Employment and Business, Amnesty International has said that keeping children out of prison is a key part of helping them thrive.

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Amnesty International has made six recommendations to the Standing Committee on Indigenous Affairs that would give young Indigenous Australians a better chance of success in education, employment and business. These recommendations include raising the minimum age of criminal responsibility, and investing in culturally appropriate, Indigenous-led solutions.

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Joel Clark is a Campaigner at Amnesty International Australia.