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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

2017 Stanner Award shortlist announced

The shortlist for the 2017 Stanner Award has been announced, with four outstanding finalists now vying for the unique prize. Held biennially,...

News - 3 Aug 2017

My PhD: From Protection to Welfare

In late 2016, I was fortunate enough to be awarded the NIRAKN Yumalundi Fellowship to conduct research for my PhD at AIATSIS. My PhD project looks at...

Blog post - 31 Jul 2017

Compensation in native title

This presentation will include a discussion on the ongoing Griffiths litigation, with an update on the application and the recent decision in...

Presentation - 24 Jul 2017

What's New in Native Title - June 2017

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Publication or resource - 20 Jul 2017

June Oscar AO - Mabo Lecture 2017

National Native Title Conference 2017 Mabo lecture June Oscar AO Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner Australian...

Video - 13 Jul 2017

Steps toward an inclusive research methodology for ‘at-risk’ youth

Due to a range of historical and structural factors, a large percentage of Australian Indigenous youths experience socioeconomic disadvantage (...

Presentation - 13 Jul 2017

Learning to lead and teach by doing collaborative Indigenous research

Wendy Somerville is a Jerrinja woman and PhD student at the University of Canberra. Her PhD asks how we can know history through place, memory and...

Presentation - 13 Jul 2017

Converging pathways: community cultural heritage and university research

This paper follows the journey taken by an Indigenous organisation and a university to develop an Indigenous Cultural Trail through 6 communities in...

Presentation - 13 Jul 2017

Community-level built environmental factors related to chronic and infectious diseases: strengthening evidence base for remote Indigenous communities

High prevalence of preventable chronic and infectious diseases in the Indigenous population is a major public health concern. Existing research has...

Presentation - 13 Jul 2017

AIATSIS CEO leads national delegation

AIATSIS CEO Craig Ritchie. The Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) CEO, Craig Ritchie, will lead...

News - 10 Jul 2017

The quality of qualitative research: impact and engagement in Indigenous longitudinal research and scholarship

‘The Old People sent this story to us…To remember what those cloaks mean…Their message, our story, is to return the cloaks to our People' ...

Presentation - 10 Jul 2017

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