We need to focus on more than mining to create jobs: Peter Yu
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Indigenous leader and Gillard government adviser Peter Yu has warned mining is not the "panacea" that will deliver remote and regional Indigenous Australians economic independence and that a new focus must be placed on agriculture, carbon farming and environmental services businesses.
Mr Yu, Deputy Chairman of the Indigenous Experts Forum set up by the Gillard government to investigate the economic potential of...
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