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Ethics Workshop

An Ethics Workshop will be held for PBCs and Traditional Owners to be aware of best practice ethical research standards that should be used by...

Presentation - 16 Aug 2017

A digital resource for PBCs: workshopping the new PBC website

Alongside PBC research projects, AIATSIS provides a range of information services and support to Prescribed Bodies Corporate (PBCs) – including the...

Presentation - 16 Aug 2017

Maximising future benefit from the Indigenous Estate

We must work more strategically with the resources held by Indigenous Australians. These resources include land, assets, people, and the intellectual...

Presentation - 16 Aug 2017

Mabo: a catalyst for change: 25 years on

A discussion of the Mabo case and what it has achieved in the context of land rights litigation, legislation and indigenous political organisations...

Presentation - 16 Aug 2017

Dambimangari Marine Parks Indigenous Land Use Agreement

In October 2016, the Dambimangari Native Title Holders entered into a body corporate ILUA with the State of Western Australia covering offshore and...

Presentation - 15 Aug 2017

Exploring the future of Indigenous family history research

The AIATSIS Family History Unit will discuss the changing landscape of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander family history research. Focusing on the...

Presentation - 15 Aug 2017

Cultural flows: the missing element in Australia’s water management regime

Across Australia, water is governed through a complex system of laws and policies that largely fail to meet the needs of Aboriginal communities....

Presentation - 15 Aug 2017

Living off our waters: Indigenous fishing values

While the economic and social value of the commercial and recreational fishing sectors is well understood, Indigenous fishing values are not always...

Presentation - 15 Aug 2017

The Mabo Litigation 1982-1992: a Power-Point Presentation

In this power-point lecture, I will describe, and comment upon, by reference to my own photos and other materials, the course of the Mabo claim over...

Presentation - 15 Aug 2017

Native title claims research – where to pitch the microscope

Identifying a research area for native title claim purposes involves certain ‘how long is a piece of string’ questions. The answers you get will...

Presentation - 14 Aug 2017

Traditional Owners and ‘Our North, Our Future: Developing Northern Australia’

In 2017, the Developing Northern Australia Conference is being held 19 and 20 June in Cairns. Topics include land and water, food and agribusiness,...

Presentation - 14 Aug 2017

Planning for your community

The future act regime provides a mechanism through which some native title holders are in a position to negotiate compensation for the impact of the...

Presentation - 14 Aug 2017

Indigenous Youth Forum (part 1)

As part of the conference, a youth forum for young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people will be convened. This forum will draw together young...

Presentation - 14 Aug 2017

Prescribed Bodies Corporate (PBCs) Capabilities and Services Framework - enabling PBCs to assess, evaluate and develop their capability and function to maximise capacity in managing native title

The PBC capability and services framework is a comprehensive model that PBCs can use to asses the critical tasks required of a sustainably...

Presentation - 14 Aug 2017

National representation for Prescribed Bodies Corporate

The National Native Title Council has been an Alliance of Native Title Representative Bodies and Service Providers informally since 2005 and formally...

Presentation - 14 Aug 2017

2017 Stanner Award winner announced

Alice Springs-based researcher and policy officer Dr Josie Douglas was announced as the recipient of the 2017 W E H Stanner award today. Her...

News - 11 Aug 2017

The Bennelong Letter – Voice of a Wangal Diplomat

The AIATSIS Collection holds a very precious copy of what is considered to be the first known use of written English by an Aboriginal Australian. It...

Blog post - 10 Aug 2017

Research wins within the AIATSIS Family History Unit

The Family History Unit at AIATSIS offers a unique service where we can help you to research your Indigenous family history. The AIATSIS Collection...

Blog post - 9 Aug 2017

Family history month

National Family History Month is held in Australia every August, but at the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies...

News - 4 Aug 2017

Against native title

'Against native title' is about a divisive native title claim in the town of Ceduna where the claims process has thoroughly reorganised local...

Publication or resource - 3 Aug 2017

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