Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice
Welcome to the livestream of the Wiyi Yani U Thangani National Summit of First Nations women, held over three days from 9-11 May 2023. The Summit brings together First Nations women delegates from across Australia, for decision-making, innovation and celebration and is the first ever national gathering of its kind.
Please scroll down to see the livestream schedule, or click here to learn more about the Summit.
WYUT Summit Livestream Schedule
Day 1 | Tuesday 9 May 2023 | Morning
8.30am | Opening and Housekeeping
8.40am | Welcome to Country and Smoking Ceremony | Dr Matilda House
9.00am | Performance | Yukkembruk Dance Group
9:15am | Performance | Mungu Koekaper Dance Troupe
9.30am | Opening Address June Oscar AO | Michelle Deshong
10.30am | MORNING TEA - Livestream break
11.10am | Panel | Ancestors Lay the Foundations for Tomorrow | What will our legacy be in driving generational gender equality and justice?
Day 1 | Tuesday 9 May 2023 | Afternoon
3:30pm | Panel | What Happens Next? | How young voices are paving the way ahead, on their own terms and in their own way
4.30pm | Video Message | Reem Alsalem, UN Special Rapporteur On Violence Against Women And Girls
4:50pm | Closing Activity | Michelle Deshon
Day 2 | Wednesday 10 May 2023 | Morning
8.30am | Welcome and recap priorities | Carla McGrath
8.45am | Keynote Address | Hon Linda Burney MP, Minister for Indigenous Australians
9:10am | Video Message | Hon Nanaia Mahuta, NZ Foreign Affairs Minister
9:20am | Keynote Address | Associate Professor Hannah McGlade