Climate Scientists

While there is overwhelming consensus in the scientific community that human activity is causing global warming, many people do not agree and the debate on this issue can be more emotional than fact-based. The Closing the Gap strategy aims to reduce disadvantage among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples across a range of areas including life expectancy, child mortality, education and employment achievement. Closing the Gap is complex and seemingly elusive yet, according to Malcolm Turnbull in the Closing the Gap Prime Minister’s Report 2017, it is ‘a national responsibility that belongs with every Australian’.