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2017 Wentworth Lecture

In the 2017 Wentworth Lecture, entitled The promise of 1967: Commonwealth Public Administration of Indigenous Affairs 50 years on, Dr Martin...

News - 4 Oct 2017

Submission to the Inquiry into consistency of the Native Title Amendment Act 1998 with Australia's international obligations under the CERD

Since the election of the Federal Coalition Government, Australia's adherence to international human rights obligations has been questioned. This...

Publication or resource - 18 Feb 2015

Submission to the Parliamentary Inquiry on Capacity Building in Indigenous Communities

This submission responds to the Parliamentary Inquiry on Capacity Building in Indigenous Communities, firstly by contextualising the term 'community...

Publication or resource - 18 Feb 2015

Submission to the Inquiry into the Administration of Indigenous Affairs

In this supplementary submission to the Senate Select Committee on the Administration of Indigenous Affairs, AIATSIS offers additional...

Publication or resource - 18 Feb 2015

Native Title Representative Bodies and Prescribed Bodies Corporate: Native title in a post determination environment

AIATSIS embarked on a research and resource project to develop greater understanding of the Prescribed Bodies Corporate (PBC) environment,...

Publication or resource - 18 Feb 2015

Submission to the Inquiry into developing Indigenous enterprises

In this submission to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs, AIATSIS comments on...

Publication or resource - 18 Feb 2015

Northern Territory Emergency Response Review Submission

In this submission to the Northern Territory Emergency Response Review, AIATSIS discusses how the absence of free, prior, informed and...

Publication or resource - 18 Feb 2015

Submission to Review of Australia's Tax System

The purpose of this submission is to identify the current challenges in the taxation framework that may impede Indigenous economic development within...

Publication or resource - 18 Feb 2015

AIATSIS submission to the inquiry into Carbon Credits (Carbon Farming Initiative) Bill 2011

In this submission, AIATSIS provides input to the inquiry conducted by the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Climate Change,...

Publication or resource - 18 Feb 2015

Submission to the review by the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service of the QPWS draft Master Plan

This submission to the Queensland Department of Environment and Resource management comments on the draft Naturally Queensland 2020 - Master Plan for...

Publication or resource - 18 Feb 2015

AIATSIS comments on exposure draft of proposed amendments to the Native Title Act 1993

In this submission to the Attorney-General, AIATSIS comments on the exposure draft: Proposed amendments to the Native Title Act...

Publication or resource - 18 Feb 2015

AIATSIS comments on exposure draft of Human Rights and Anti-Discrimination Bill 2012

In this submission to the Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee, AIATSIS discusses the Draft of Human Rights and Anti-...

Publication or resource - 18 Feb 2015

Submission to the Inquiry into Courts and Tribunals Legislation Amendment (Administration) Bill 2012

In this submission to the Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee's Inquiry into Courts and Tribunals Legislation Amendment (Administration...

Publication or resource - 17 Feb 2015

Inquiry into the Development of Northern Australia

The AIATSIS submission to the Joint Select committee on Northern Australia in its Inquiry to the Development of Northern Australia...

Publication or resource - 17 Feb 2015

Submission to the Australian Heritage Strategy

The AIATSIS submission to the draft Australian Heritage Strategy  provides informed comment on the priorities, commitments and...

Publication or resource - 17 Feb 2015

Community, identity, wellbeing: The report of the Second National Indigenous Languages Survey

In 2007, National Geographic published a map of the top five language endangerment hotspots (Anderson and Harrison 2007) and tragically ...

Publication or resource - 16 Feb 2015

Australian Aboriginal Studies: Issue 1, 2006

Abstracts for Issue 1, 2006 Welfare reform and Indigenous empowerment Nerelle Poroch The Prime Minister’s Indigenous welfare reform is...

Publication or resource - 16 Feb 2015

Collum calling Canberra

Gordon Smith, head of the cooperative that runs Collum Collum Station in northern New South Wales, and Sunny Bancroft, its manager, are trying to get...

Publication or resource - 11 Feb 2015

Promoting economic and social development through Native Title

This paper considers how the Native Titles system might operate more effectively to assist traditional owner groups in realising their...

Publication or resource - 6 Feb 2015

Practical reconciliation, practical re-colonisation?

Would the ‘practical re -colonisation’ of Australia by Indigenous peoples lead to practical reconciliation? John Borrows examines the Federal...

Publication or resource - 6 Feb 2015

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