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August 21, 2017

Indigenous science stars helped to shine

A program designed to encourage greater visibility for Indigenous researchers and academics in the media is underway at NITV and SBS in Sydney as part of National Science Week. The initiative developed by the Australian Science Media Centre (AusSMC) in partnership with NITV and SBS will help a group of eight Aboriginal and Torres Strait […]

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July 25, 2017

Call for expressions of interest to join the National NAIDOC Committee

Applications are invited for membership of the National NAIDOC Committee (NNC). The NNC selects the National NAIDOC theme, focus city, poster competition winner and recipients of the National NAIDOC Awards, as well as supporting the promotion and success of NAIDOC Week nationally. The position requires substantial commitment, including willingness to travel to attend meetings on […]

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May 23, 2017

Stronger futures in the remote art economy

Listen now(Link will open in new window) Download audio Saturday 20 May 2017 6:07PM (view full episode) The art of remote Australia is often the wallpaper in the background when corporate giants do their pieces to camera in TV news bulletins or live crosses. Even politicians don’t mind being filmed against those vibrant, shimmering canvases […]

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May 23, 2017

KnowHow Magazine: Connecting with the Community

Developing research excellence in Indigenous affairs requires a commitment to collaborate with communities at every stage of the research, reports Claire Harris. So, what do you want from the research?” Putting this question the start of a project working with Aboriginal tour operators in the Kimberley, in the north of Western Australia, was a somewhat unusual scenario. But it shouldn’t be, says Damien […]

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May 8, 2017

Project Update 07: Plant Business

Read the final update from the Plant Business Project. The project will successfully complete all of its project milestone requirements by the end of June 2017. http://mailchi.mp/nintione/project-update-07-plant-business-990537

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April 21, 2017

A Better Life in the Outback

Desert lands cover about a quarter of the Earth’s land mass and are home to some half a billion people and yet they are commonly portrayed as extreme places with marginalized communities. The people who live there are often perceived as living in hardship and isolation and surviving largely due to subsidies from the “mainstream” […]

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