Inala Cooper

Inala Cooper
  • Category: Guest presenter
  • Job Title: Senior Adviser, Yulendj Indigenous Engagement Unit / Office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education)
  • Organisation: Monash University
  • Country: Australia

Inala is a Yawuru woman from Broome in The Kimberley, WA. She grew up in South West Victoria on Gunditjmara land and has lived on the land of the Kulin Nations in Melbourne for over 20 years. Inala has a Masters in Human Rights Law and is an advocate for Indigenous rights & social justice. She encourages young Indigenous people to connect with their culture & find strength in their identities. Inala is the Senior Adviser in the Yulendj Indigenous Engagement Unit at Monash University & a Director on the Board of Culture Is Life.