Timothy Heffernan


Mental health, wellbeing and resilience after the 2019-20 bushfires

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Iain Walker, Jo Lane, Samantha K. Stanley, Olivia Evans, Alison L. Calear, Tegan Cruwys
This report provides an overview of the mental health and wellbeing following Australia’s 2019-20 bushfires, with data recorded 12-18 months after the bushfire season ended. Six key recommendations are put forward to meet the ongoing mental health and wellbeing needs of people affected by bushfire.

Implementing native title: Indigenous leadership in land and water livelihoods

Through native title and other mechanisms, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are again becoming custodians of their traditional land and water estates. A common aspiration for Indigenous peoples in regaining rights, access and title to country is to create livelihoods and prosperous, resilient communities...