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GALLERY: Indigenous Affairs and Public Administration: Can’t we do better? Conference

  • Published Date: 28 November 2017
  • Key Topic and Teaching Concept: Indigenous Affairs
The Indigenous Affairs and Public Administration: Can't we do better conference was held in partnership between the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet (PM&C), the University of Sydney, a...
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Indigenous Public Servants Forum looks at the future of the public sector

  • Published Date: 21 December 2017
  • Key Topic and Teaching Concept: Indigenous Affairs
Australia has a history of failure in Indigenous policy and addressing it must be a priority for public services. Part of any path to success must be to ensure that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islan...
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Reconciliation Week 2018: What is the future of Indigenous policy?

  • Published Date: 31 May 2018
  • Key Topic and Teaching Concept: Indigenous Affairs
Indigenous writers have called on Australia to listen to Indigenous voices and provide Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders with real avenues to self-determination in the latest edition of the Griff...
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Griffith Review launch: First Things First – an exploration of Indigenous history

  • Published Date: 20 June 2018
  • Key Topic and Teaching Concept: Indigenous Affairs
ANZSOG is partnering with the Review, and the Melbourne School of Government, on 25 June to launch the Griffith Review’s latest volume First Things First – an exploration of Indigenous history and...
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ANZSOG APS Review submission: bringing Indigenous values into the APS

  • Published Date: 30 May 2019
  • Key Topic and Teaching Concept: Indigenous Affairs
The APS has the opportunity to “Indigenise” the Public Service Act 1999 to reinforce cultural changes and actions aimed at recruiting and retaining Indigeno...
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ANZSOG Indigenous Affairs Conference 2019 report: give communities more control

  • Published Date: 04 July 2019
  • Key Topic and Teaching Concept: Indigenous Affairs
ANZSOG’s Reimagining Public Administration: First Peoples, governance and new paradigms conference report outlines a vision for governments to give Indigenous communities more control over poli...
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Decolonising institutions through Indigenous fellowship

  • Published Date: 05 July 2019
  • Key Topic and Teaching Concept: Indigenous Affairs
By Jacynta Krakouer and Aurora Milroy The Poche Leadership Fellows Program is based out of the Melbourne Poche Centre for Indigenous Health, founded by philanthropists Greg and Kay Van Norton Poche. ...
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Aboriginal leadership and making a long-term difference: Ian Hamm

  • Published Date: 05 July 2019
  • Key Topic and Teaching Concept: Indigenous Affairs
Ian Hamm is a Yorta Yorta man and, until 2018, spent more than three decades in the public sector, across a variety of roles at federal and state levels, including Executive Director of Aboriginal Aff...
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NAIDOC Week 2019: Ensuring Indigenous voices are heard

  • Published Date: 05 July 2019
  • Key Topic and Teaching Concept: Indigenous Affairs
Each year NAIDOC Week celebrates the achievements, history and culture of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and gives non-Indigenous Australians the chance to get involved in NAIDOC Week c...
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Torres Strait Islander Leadership – beginning a conversation with communities

  • Published Date: 08 July 2019
  • Key Topic and Teaching Concept: Indigenous Affairs
The Torres Strait Islands are a unique and beautiful part of Australia, spanning the strait between Cape York Peninsula and Papua New Guinea. They comprise some 274 islands rich in history, and distin...
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NAIDOC Week: Truth telling together

  • Published Date: 05 July 2019
  • Key Topic and Teaching Concept: Indigenous Affairs
By Carissa Lee Godwin NAIDOC week is an opportunity to recognise and celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Australia’s First Peoples. The theme for 2019’s NAIDOC Week is: ‘Voice. T...
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Improving learning outcomes for Indigenous students

  • Published Date: 05 August 2019
  • Key Topic and Teaching Concept: Indigenous Affairs
Indigenous ways of learning include deep listening and community-oriented activities, with family being a prominent element of First Peoples’ education. In contrast, Eurocentric teaching methods can...