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Sara Hudson


Evaluating Indigenous programs: a toolkit for change

This report argues that adopting a co-accountability approach to evaluation will ensure that both the government agency funding the program and the program provider delivering the program are held accountable for results.

CIS wrap: Budget 2017

In this commentary piece, a number of CIS authors give their view on the federal budget for 2017-18.

Mapping the Indigenous program and funding maze

There is much goodwill in Australia to improve Indigenous outcomes. However, too many programs are implemented because of their perceived benefit, rather than a rigorous assessment of what works. This research report maps the number of government and non-government Indigenous programs and potential level of...

Enabling prosperity: success factors in Indigenous economic development

This report undertakes research into Indigenous business development and provides evidence to support the work of the Empowered Communities group.

Panacea to prison? Justice reinvestment in Indigenous communities

High Indigenous incarceration rates have elicited a long list of so-called solutions over the years. Since the 1991 Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody (RCIADIC), countless reports and programs have aimed to reduce the Indigenous incarceration rate. Yet the percentage of Aboriginal people in...