Gerald McCarthy is the Northern Territory Labor Party’s Minister for Housing and Community Development as well as the Minister for Public Employment. Minister McCarthy will be delivering the Official Conference Opening at NHC Darwin 2019. In line with the Territory Labor Government’s priorities around jobs and housing, the Minister has expressed a focus on improving economic opportunities and housing for communities in the territory.
Minister McCarthy has worked closely with the diverse Barkly community as an advocate for education, training and employment, health, youth and regional development. We welcome Minister McCarthy to set the scene and to offer delegates insight into the NT’s unique housing policy settings.