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Yumalundi NIRAKN Fellowship program

5 Dec 2016

Recipients of the Yumalundi NIRAKN Fellowship grants have been announced.

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NFSA and AIATSIS formalise collaboration through MoU

15 Nov 2016

The NFSA and AIATSIS have formalised collaboration through the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding.

Russell Taylor AM portrait

CEO announces retirement

3 Nov 2016

AIATSIS Chairperson, Professor Mick Dodson AM, today announced that Russell Taylor AM has formally advised of his intention to resign as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective 30 December 2016.

Delegates with Professor Taiaiake Alfred.

Inaugural youth forum success

12 Oct 2016

In response to the growing recognition of the importance and value of Indigenous youth voices to the native title sector, the 2016 National Native Title Conference convened an Indigenous Youth Forum.

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NTRB Legal Workshop

NTRB/NTSP lawyers are at the forefront of native title law, policy and practice. We aim to further...


AIATSIS National Indigenous Research Conference 2017

The AIATSIS National Indigenous Research Conference 2017 ’Impact, Engagement, Transformation’ will...

Yatdjuligin book launch

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Stanner Award

The Stanner Award

This award is presented biennially to the best academic manuscript written by an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander author.

W C Wentworth at the first Wentworth Lecture.

Wentworth lectures

Held biennially, the lecture encourages all Australians to better understand Indigenous studies and issues that go to the heart of our nation.