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Announcements | 8 Oct 2018

New $3 million injection for IBA to deliver business loans and supports for Indigenous entrepreneurs in Aboriginal Land Rights Areas, Community Living Areas and Native Title areas.

Announcements | 8 Oct 2018

Minister Scullion will be making a series of new announcements this week and this month that will help the sector continue to grow and succeed, as part of our Indigenous Business Sector Strategy.

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Announcements | 5 Oct 2018

You're invited to a Roundtable consultation to talk about the best ways to protect Indigenous Knowledge. The consultations will be run by IP Australia, the Australian Government agency which administers the patents, trade marks, designs and plant breeder’s rights systems, and facilitated by Aboriginal policy advisory firm Inside Policy. IP Australia will be conducting Roundtables across Australia to engage primarily Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people on the issues and potential options to protect Indigenous Knowledge.

Announcements | 28 Sep 2018

The Australian Government announced today that Ms Pennie Weedon will commence as Executive Director of Township Leasing for a three year appointment.

Announcements | 26 Sep 2018

Australia’s peak bodies for Indigenous health and specialist medicine have reaffirmed their commitment to working with the Australian Government as partners in reducing the current gap in health outcomes and life expectancy between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and non-Indigenous Australians under the Closing the Gap strategy.

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Announcements | 26 Sep 2018

On Sunday, the six men and six women who form the 2018 squad of the Indigenous Marathon Project (IMP) faced their greatest challenge to date: a 30km desert run through Alice Springs. And in an emotional selection ceremony, 11 of them learnt that their hard work over the past six months has earnt them a place at the start line of the New York City Marathon in November.

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Announcements | 21 Sep 2018

Applications are now open for grants by the United Nations Voluntary Fund for Indigenous Peoples to attend meetings across the globe on the rights of Indigenous peoples.

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Announcements | 13 Sep 2018

The Australia Council is now calling for nominations and Expression of interest for the 2019 Awards.

Announcements | 13 Sep 2018

The Manta Rirrtinya native title holders from the Western Desert Region of Western Australia are celebrating the historic native title determination today.

Announcements | 12 Sep 2018

High-performing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander senior students from across Australia have come to Canberra to learn more about careers in the Australian Public Service.