Centre for Appropriate Technology
CAT Ltd is a not for profit Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Company that works with communities, organisations, governments and the private sector across central and northern Australia.
We engage with people to problem-solve solutions that work. We maximise Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander employment on the projects by reorganising the way work is organised and embed training on the job.
Accessible, affordable and reliable technology is a 'turn-key' investment that stimulates enterprise, opportunity and economic development and improves community health and well-being.
Marilyn Kepple was born in Cairns and grew up in Coen, where she has lived for 30+ years. Marilyn’s family connection to Coen is through the Wik Iiyeny (iiyeny) - also referred to as Mungkanhu which is the language group for the area - and formerly recognised as Wik Mungkan people.View