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Voices of our success

Voices Of Our Success- Executive Overview

Sharing the stories and analysis from the 2014 Indigenous Governance Awards
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The Indigenous Governance Toolkit

The toolkit stands alone as the only comprehensive and freely accessible online governance resource targeting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisations and communities. It provides practical information and tools to strengthen governance in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisations. The toolkit covers all the key topics—from getting started on building …
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Indigenous Governance Awards 2014 souvenir booklet

Take a moment to read about our 2014 IGA finalists. These eight finalists were selected by our judging panel from a record 113 applications.
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Sharing success: Stories from the Indigenous Governance Awards 2012

The Sharing Success report on the 2012 Indigenous Governance Awards profiles the 2012 finalists and includes findings from research undertaken by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare on the 2012 applications. There were 107 applicants in the 2012 Indigenous Governance Awards, by far the most we’ve ever received. This …

Honoring Nations

Honouring Nations is the Awards program of the Harvard Project for American Indian Economic Development. It identifies, celebrates and shares outstanding examples of tribal governance in Native nations in the US.

The Harvard Project for American Indian Economic Development

The Harvard Project for American Indian Economic Development “aims to understand and foster the conditions under which sustained, self-determined social and economic development is achieved among American Indian nations through applied research and service”. The Harvard project has its own awards program called Honoring Nations which recognises outstanding examples of …

Contested Governance: Culture, power and institutions in Indigenous Australia

This publication edited by Janet Hunt, Diane Smith, Stephanie Garling and Will Sanders brings together a collection of papers examines the dilemmas and challenges involved in the Indigenous struggle for the development and recognition of systems of governance that they recognise as both legitimate and effective. It is gradually being recognised …
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The Indigenous Community Governance Project

The Indigenous Community Governance Project, a partnership between the Australian National University’s Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research (CAEPR) and Reconciliation Australia, undertook research on Indigenous community governance with participating Indigenous communities, regional Indigenous organisations, and leaders across Australia between 2004 and 2008. The Project explored the diverse nature of Indigenous …
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Sharing Success Workshops

In 2007, 2009 and 2010 governance workshops were held at sites around the country to help bring the learnings and success stories of the Awards to organisations on the ground. The workshops have attracted attendees from 104 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisations. Sharing success workshop workbooks These workbooks are excellent resources, …
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Celebrating Indigenous Governance – 2008

The 2008 Celebrating Indigenous Governance handbook shares the stories and case studies from the 2008 IGA finalists, including winners Warakurna Artists and the Traditional Credit Union. Celebrating Indigenous Governance: Success stories of the Indigenous Governance Awards The Celebrating Indigenous Governance handbooks are packed with real stories and real case studies from …
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Celebrating Indigenous Governance – 2006

The 2006 Celebrating Indigenous Governance handbook shares the stories and case studies from the 2006 IGA finalists, including winners Gannambarra Enterprises and Wuchopperen Health Service. Celebrating Indigenous Governance: Success stories of the Indigenous Governance Awards The Celebrating Indigenous Governance handbooks are packed with real stories and real case studies from our finalists …
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Celebrating Indigenous Governance – 2005

The 2005 Celebrating Indigenous Governance handbook shares the stories and case studies from the 2005 IGA finalists, including winners the Koorie Heritage Trust and the Central Australian Aboriginal Congress. Celebrating Indigenous Governance: Success stories of the Indigenous Governance Awards The Celebrating Indigenous Governance handbooks are packed with real stories and real case …