The power of independent schooling

Independent schools have a lot to be proud of and can use their voice and influence to deliver better outcomes for Indigenous Australians and for Australia as a whole. [Read more…]

Indigenous people and the future minerals industry workforce

The questions and answers on the future workforce and economic development are the same for Indigenous and non-Indigenous people. It’s not CSR. It’s business. [Read more…]

Creating job opportunities for Indigenous Australians

The critical question isn’t how to create more job opportunities for Indigenous people but how they take up the opportunities already there. [Read more…]

Flesh and Blood: Prosperity in a post-colonial world

If colonised peoples don’t participate in the modern economy; if we don’t take the best of what the world has to offer and make it part of our own way of doing things, we risk our survival as peoples.
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Strong Spirits – safe communities and economic development

Bess Price speaks on family violence, safe communities and making better economic use of Indigenous lands.

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One Nation. Many Nations


Nyunggai Warren Mundine delivers the 7th annual Kevin Cook Lecture at the Yabun Festival 2015 [Read more…]

The First Tree – Examining the Indigenous education landscape

There is no reason for Indigenous children to miss out on education that other Australian children take as a given. It’s not up to “someone” to do “something”. It’s up to us. [Read more…]

The times they are a-changin’

It’s not the 1970s any more. The most socially progressive reform governments can deliver today is to get every welfare recipient off welfare and into a real job, get every child to school every day and ensure that every Australian has the education and skills to thrive in the modern, global economy. [Read more…]

Indigenous education critical for northern development

Indigenous Australians should be the first port of call to meet the demand for labour in Northern Australia  [Read more…]

Creating Economies – The future of Aboriginal business in WA

Executive Chairman of the Australian Indigenous Chamber of Commerce speaks on opportunities for Indigenous business [Read more…]