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Kate Silburn


A global snapshot of Indigenous and tribal peoples' health

In 2012 it was estimated that there were more than 300 million Indigenous peoples living across the globe. A 2009 UN report found that Indigenous peoples came from approximately 90 different countries. There is enormous diversity amongst Indigenous and tribal groups who speak more than...
Discussion paper

Engaging first peoples: a review of government engagement methods for developing health policy

This discussion paper addresses what effective engagement means and how it works in policy development and implementation. This is the second discussion paper for the Lowitja Institute on government engagement with First Peoples in Australia provides a review and policy analysis of national, State and...

Taking care of business: Corporate services for indigenous primary health care services

The project examined the corporate support needs of Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services, the issues associated with obtaining appropriate support and existing support structures used by these services. The key research questions were: • what is the nature (scope and characteristics) of the support needs...