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Montage of four pictures featuring an Indigenous man dressed in safety work wear, two Indigenous people in restaurant kitchen, Indigenous woman behind leafy vegetable and Indigenous man in brimmed hat.
Stories | 2 May 2017

Comments are being sought on the draft Indigenous Business Sector Strategy which proposes new initiatives to create a vibrant and thriving Indigenous business sector, including better access to support services, improved access to finance and stronger networks.

Indigenous woman - Sandra Gillman - sits in the cab of a front end loader wearing yellow and blue safety clothing.
Stories | 2 May 2017

Sandra Gillman joined the Community Development Programme (CDP) to develop her skills and gain employment. Through her participation in the Kuranda Amphitheatre upgrade she has found a new career path and new CDP family.

Large group of Indigenous and non-Indigenous people in a carpeted room facing the camera, some dressed as rangers are holding certificates of achievement.
Stories | 27 Apr 2017

The health and preservation of the Great Barrier Reef is set to increase after the Yuku-Baja-Muliku Rangers gained their Certificate IV in Government Statutory Compliance, giving them the necessary tools and legal support to protect it.

An Indigenous woman in grey and white top sits on steps of bus while another Indigenous woman in apricot dress stands next to her. Words on the bus include Challenge Yourself, Believe, enVizion and Be Strong.
Stories | 19 Apr 2017

enVizion, a Cairns-based training organisation, is using innovative methods like virtual reality to inspire and motivate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in remote communities to access education and employment training.

Group of Indigenous and non-Indigenous people standing in and outside of a green shed with a cross on top.
Stories | 10 Apr 2017

Using material sourced from the local landfill, the Northern Territory community of Manyallaluk came together to build a church so parishioners can worship in comfort.

Indigenous woman in white top and black jacket with non-Indigenous man dressed in suit and tie stand in front of wall covered with blue, white and green Indigenous designs
Stories | 24 Mar 2017

When Kristy Stanton became AccorHotels’ first Indigenous General Manager, her appointment marked a milestone for the company’s Employment Parity Initiative, which reached over 500 employees nationally at the end of 2016.

Two Aboriginal men standing outside in front of a table with pot plants and fruit. In the background there are trees and cars.
Stories | 16 Mar 2017

Leif Marranya and Stewart Martin from Daly River showcased their woodworking skills at Ironbark’s Community Development Programme Showcase and Christmas Market in Darwin last December.

Two young Indigenous women wearing orange backpacks and dressed in Batchelor Institute shirts stand in front of a blue table topped with papers and pamphlets set up in a stall displaying the words: indigenous.gov.au #ShareUrStory.
Stories | 20 Feb 2017

Over 300 community members and visitors attended a very successful career expo in the Northern Territory community of Yuendumu where they received information on many different career and employment opportunities.

A large truck belonging to TEABBA Media is covered with Indigenous dot patterns.
Stories | 16 Feb 2017

The Top End Aboriginal Bush Broadcasting Association (TEABBA) has purchased a new multi-purpose vehicle to better help Northern Territory remote communities. This was made possible through a grant from the Aboriginals Benefit Account (ABA).

Indigenous man in blue shirt and jeans with Indigenous women in black top and white striped black skirt standing in front of MEP office.
Stories | 15 Feb 2017

As a young Indigenous employment organisation, Miwatj Employment and Participation (MEP) in far North East Arnhem Land is committed to its staff development and has capitalised on the opportunity for skills transfer from the Jarwun secondment program.

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