Congratulations to Dr Lowitja O’Donoghue AC CBE DSG

Everyone from Reconciliation SA would love to extend a heartfelt congratulations to our patron, DOCTOR Lowitja O’Donoghue AC CBE DSG.
 
The University of Adelaide will this week award an honorary doctorate to one of Australia’s most highly respected Aboriginal leaders, Dr Lowitja O’Donoghue AC CBE DSG.
 
The award recognises Dr O'Donoghue's “lifetime contribution to the advancement of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander rights, leading to significant outcomes in health, education, political representation, land rights and and reconciliation”.
 
“It is our honour to have Dr O’Donoghue as our Patron and inspiration. We take our guide from her absolute commitment and determination ensure the interests of First Nation people are front and centre in places and spaces that matter, congratulations Auntie from the Reconciliation SA team, members and friends”
 
Shona Reid
Chief Executive Officer, Reconciliation SA
 

Find the full Adelaide University media release here.

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