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Meriki Onus

Meriki Onus is a Gunai and Gunditjmara woman who lives on Wurundjeri country. She is the founder of Yarnda Consulting and is currently a co-director at Foundation for Young Australians. Meriki has strong experience and expertise in the areas of campaigning, community organising, writing, research, and facilitation. Before her current roles, Meriki worked in the legal sector for Aboriginal women’s rights for over 10 years and is the Co-Founder of Warriors of the Aboriginal Resistance. Meriki is also a Co-Founder of Pay The Rent, a national initiative to distribute wealth on stolen land. Meriki recently completed her masters by coursework in the University of Melbourne's Atlantic Fellows Program of 2021, where her research focused on the history of the Victorian Aboriginal Health Service in Fitzroy at the University of Melbourne.

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