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Indigenous entrepreneurship and sustainable Indigenous development

Indigenous entrepreneurship and sustainable Indigenous development

This workshop highlighted the work of Visiting Fellow, Professor Robert Anderson in an attempt to build an international network of scholars trying to understand the role of Indigenous entrepreneur in sustainable Indigenous development.

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Better Than Welfare?

Better Than Welfare?

CAEPR Monograph No 36 - Better Than Welfare - Work and Livelihoods for Indigenous Australians after CDEP. Edited by Kirrily Jordan

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Community Wellbeing from the Ground Up: A Yawuru Example by Mandy Yap and Eunice Yu

Community Wellbeing from the Ground Up: A Yawuru Example by Mandy Yap and Eunice Yu

This report was launched today at the Civic Centre Broome.

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2016 Bachelor of Philosophy Honours (PhB) Symposium

2016 Bachelor of Philosophy Honours (PhB) Symposium

Dr Boyd Hunter, Senior Fellow at CAEPR and the convenor of the Bachelor of Philosophy Honours (PhB) program at CASS, organised the PhB Symposium that was held on Friday, 26 August 2016, which showcases the many opportunities offered in the PhB.

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Jacky Green, CAEPR Visiting Indigenous Fellow Wins National Conservation Award

Jacky Green, CAEPR Visiting Indigenous Fellow Wins National Conservation Award

Jacky Green, a Garawa man from the southwest Gulf of Carpentaria region (NT), was unanimously chosen by the ACF's selection committee as the 2015 Peter Rawlinson Award winner for his outstanding contribution to the environment.

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Why do Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people leave the Australian Public Service?

Why do Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people leave the Australian Public Service?

There has been a long-term trend of decline in the representation of Indigenous Australians in the APS. At 30 June 2013, 2.3 per cent of the total APS workforce identified as Indigenous, down from 2.8 per cent in 2002.

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Visiting Indigenous Fellowship

Visiting Indigenous Fellowship

The CAEPR Visiting Indigenous Fellowship scheme provides opportunities for collaboration between CAEPR research staff and Indigenous researchers and leaders.

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Indigenous Population Project

Indigenous Population Project

This Project explores the dynamics and regional geography of Indigenous population and socioeconomic change, including detailed regional analyses, assessments of social and spatial mobility and disadvantage.

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Welcome to CAEPR

The Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research (CAEPR) is Australia’s foremost social science research body focusing on Indigenous economic and social policy from a national perspective. CAEPR aims to undertake social science research on Indigenous policy and development that is excellent by the best international and disciplinary standards and that informs intellectual understanding, public debate, policy formation and community action.

Announcements

12
Aug
‘16

Community Wellbeing from the Ground Up: A Yawuru Example - Report by Mandy Yap and Eunice Yu

At some point in our lives, we have asked ourselves one or all of these questions. What matters most in life? What makes life worth living? What makes you happy? What makes you feel good? What makes you flourish? What are important life areas? What and who should government allocate resources to? This report addresses these questions by outlining the development of wellbeing indicators that are from the ground up, working with the Yawuru in Broome, Western Australia, thereby prioritising the voices and inputs of Indigenous women and men in the conception and measurement of wellbeing.

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20
Jul
‘16

CAEPR'S Seminar Series - Resumes on 3 August 2016

CAEPR's Seminar Series for Semester 2 will resume on Wednesday 3 August 2016.

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28
Jun
‘16

Dr Maggie Brady presents two seminars to FARE - The Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education

Dr Maggie Brady, a visiting fellow at CAEPR, has been invited to present two seminars for the policy staff of FARE – the Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education located in Canberra. Originally established in 2001 with a $115m grant by the Australian Parliament as the Alcohol Education and Rehabilitation Foundation, FARE is a not-for-profit independent research and policy organisation focussed on stopping the harm caused by alcohol.

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Seminars

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