Aboriginal Affairs (NSW)

Discussion paper

Are we mates yet? Agreement making between States and First Nations

This paper has been developed for Aboriginal Affairs NSW (AANSW) to assist communities and policy developers in considering the topic of ‘agreement making’ between the State and First Nations peoples.

Unfinished business: progress report to Parliament

This report summarises the NSW Government’s progress to date in implementing its commitments to Stolen Generations survivors and their families, made in response to the General Purpose Standing Inquiry into Reparations for the Stolen Generations - the Unfinished Business Report.

Aboriginal identification in NSW: the way forward

The Aboriginal self-identification project sought to understand why Aboriginal people identify as Aboriginal when using various government services.

OCHRE: Opportunity, choice, healing, responsibility, empowerment

This plan is less about government and more about Aboriginal people. It focuses on revitalising and promoting language and culture, creating opportunities, increasing people’s capacity, providing choice and empowering people to exercise that choice, as well as giving them the tools to take responsibility for...