Content tagged with Government policy

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

Impacts and opportunities of climate change: Indigenous participation in environmental markets

Climate change presents both an enormous global challenge and an important local opportunity for greater recognition and participation of Indigenous...

Publication or resource - 5 Feb 2015

ATSIC: Origins and Issues for the Future. A Critical Review of Public Domain Research and Other Materials

In 2002 the Federal government initiated a review of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission (ATSIC). In February 2003, the Council of...

Publication or resource - 4 Feb 2015

The Limitations of Litigation in Stolen Generations Cases

The purpose of this Discussion Paper is to review the progress of litigation by members of the Stolen Generations before the courts in Australia. The...

Publication or resource - 4 Feb 2015

Not fit for modern Australian society: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and the new arrangements for the administration of Indigenous affairs

In the discussions about the Shared Responsibility Agreement (SRA) negotiated with the Mulan community, the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander...

Publication or resource - 4 Feb 2015

Gaps in Australia's Indigenous language policy: dismantling bilingual education in the Northern Territory

Young children learn best when taught through their mother tongue. This commonsense principle has been supported by decades of research on bilingual...

Publication or resource - 4 Feb 2015

Policy Change and the Indigenous Land Corporation

The Indigenous Land Corporation (ILC) was established in 1995 by the Keating Government as one element of its three-part response to the Mabo...

Publication or resource - 4 Feb 2015

Reconciling Indigenous Peoples' Sovereignty and State Sovereignty

The concept of ‘shared sovereignty’ is examined as a contribution to the debate on reconciliation with Indigenous peoples in Canada and Australia....

Publication or resource - 4 Feb 2015

Indifferent Inclusion: Aboriginal people and the Australian nation

Summary McGregor offers a holistic interpretation of the complex relationship between Indigenous and settler Australians during the middle four...

Publication or resource - 28 Jan 2015

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