Closing the Gap in the NT Monitoring Report January - June 2011

The Northern Territory Emergency Response (NTER) was announced by the previous Australian Government in June 2007 in response to reports of abuse and neglect of children outlined in the Ampe Akelyernemane Meke Mekarle “Little Children are Sacred” report.

The Government believes that Indigenous children are entitled to the same level of protection and support as other Australian children.

Content Updated: 22 May 2012