Indigenous

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...

Report
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...

Article
13 February 2017

The inquiry into Indigenous incarceration represents the abject failure of successive governments around the country to pay heed to what we do know about the incarceration of Aboriginal and Torres...

Journal article
13 February 2017

This article evaluates the Traditional Owner Settlement Act 2010 (Vic) to see if it improves on the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth) when it comes to Indigenous participation in water...

Book
8 February 2017

This book sets out the legal rules and their application in various situations: native title claims, native title agreement-making, decision-making by native title corporations, and compensation...

Report
8 February 2017

This report uses data from national health and social surveys of the Indigenous population, conducted between 2002 and 2012-13, to examine whether associations of some key social determinants with...

Working paper
8 February 2017

This paper uses data from Waves 1–7 of the Longitudinal Study of Indigenous Children (LSIC) to explore the interrelationships between families’ housing, culture and remoteness and their children’s...

EvaluationReport
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...

Discussion paper
31 January 2017

This paper considers the implications of the Timber Creek decision for the work of native title anthropologists and highlights some of the conceptual and methodological shifts required for...

Audio interview
19 January 2017

Malcolm Turnbull's recent cabinet reshuffle means Australia will have its first ever federal Aboriginal minister, with West Australian MP, Ken Wyatt, given the portfolios of aged care and...