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GenerationOne CEO backs remote welfare changes
Posted on December 10, 2014
Adam Evans
Journalist

The CEO of GenerationOne says work for the dole changes will help people in remote communities prepare for employment.

On the weekend, the Federal Government announced its intended changes for remote welfare policy, with jobseekers having to work for the dole five-days-a-week for 12 months in the year.

Kuku Yalanji/Gumbaynngirr man Jeremy Donovan (pictured) says passive welfare in Indigenous communities has been a cause of social issues and communities need to look at the positives in the initiative.


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