Aboriginal Australians--Government relations

Audio program
13 April 2017

The federal government is giving its strongest indication yet that its Centrelink income management trial could be expanded.

21 March 2017

This report addresses the question of how effective agreements arising from native title determinations are at meeting the needs and aspirations of Aboriginal peoples who have achieved legal...

Audio interview
14 February 2017

Jackie Huggins, co-Chair of The National Congress of Australia's First People, discusses the Redfern Statement, relaeased in June 2016, and its importance for the roadmap to address the persistent...

14 February 2017

This ninth Closing the Gap report showcases real successes being achieved at a local level across the country, and outlines how we, as a nation, are meeting our responsibilities in improving...

3 February 2017

The audit objective was to assess whether the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet has effectively established and implemented the Indigenous Advancement Strategy to achieve the outcomes...

Book review
11 December 2016

Serious Whitefella Stuff by Mark Moran confronts the conundrum and inevitable complexity of Indigenous policy and shines a very practical light on the mixed results in policy delivery and...

Working paper
7 November 2016

The objective of this paper is to review the body of evaluations of, and related research into income management, to identify the extent of consistency acrossthese studies and, where there may be...

Audio interview
21 September 2016

Interview with Federal Indigenous Affairs Minister, Nigel Scullion, todiscuss his moves to repair his relationship with the National Congress of First Peoples.

2 September 2016

The Turnbull Government has substantial work to do to repair relations with Indigenous Australians, writes Diane Perche.

23 August 2016

This research report maps the number of government and non-government Indigenous programs and potential level of duplication among different program providers, as well as providing estimates on...