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Aug 11, 2018

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DKA's Michael Liddle had a yarn with CAAMA Radio about Codes 4 Life, a program for Aboriginal men.

Mens Codes 4 Life’ Work­shops Mak­ing a Dif­fer­ence | CAA­MA Radio

DKA’s Michael Lid­dle had a yarn with CAA­MA Radio about Codes 4 Life, a pro­gram for Abo­rig­i­nal men. Codes 4 Life asks par­tic­i­pants what it means to be an Abo­rig­i­nal man with respon­si­bil­i­ties in 21st cen­tu­ry Aus­tralia. Michael draws on the wis­dom of his Elders and his own expe­ri­ences to pro­vide guid­ance to Abo­rig­i­nal men through these work­shops. Codes 4 Life has been deliv­ered to great acclaim in Alice Springs, Ten­nant Creek, Alpar­ra, Ti Tree, Laram­ba, Titjikala, Harts Range, and Ntaria (Her­manns­burg). 

Michael says, Each per­son­’s designed to car­ry a tool, a skillset. I’ve just seen some­thing that’s bro­ken, and I want to chuck in my tools to help fix it, along with oth­er peo­ple’s tools, so we can build some­thing together.”

Listen: Michael Liddle interview on CAAMA Radio

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Michael Lid­dle, an Alyawarre man with Arrernte ties, works close­ly with Abo­rig­i­nal men to reset’ their Aboriginality.

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