1 August 2016

One policy brings both sides of politics together in furious agreement. Both of them want to close the Indigenous gap, and both want symbolic recognition of Indigenous people in the constitution...

27 August 2015

This paper outlines the contemporary understanding of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Placement Principle, and reviews the barriers at the policy and practice levels that impede...

Literature review
27 May 2015

A review of the literature on Indigenous community-managed programs and organisations, with a focus on what works in these initiatives.

Journal article
5 January 2015

'Systems thinking', is a wildly complex discipline and this piece of work aims to build greater systems literacy and familiarity as it explores the applicability of systems thinking to social...

4 January 2015

Explores Australia's evolving digital divide.

Journal article
30 November 2014

The constitutional recognition campaign has received party-wide support and its efforts have been promoted by Prime Minister Tony Abbott as being something that would 'complete our Constitution.'...

Discussion paper
30 November 2014

In the latest issues paper from AIATSIS Research Publications, David Ritter explores the contemporary intersection of Indigenous and environmental interests, both internationally and in the...

Discussion paper
31 August 2014

This paper explores how expert conferences and concurrent evidence can narrow the issues in the native title claims of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, discussing in particular...

7 January 2014

An index of community engagement toolkits, guides, manuals, templates and training courses assessed for their suitability for rural-remote and Indigenous councils.

16 April 2010

The Productivity Commission's annual Report on Government Services devotes particular attention to mainstream services delivered to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.