Supporting Indigenous Livelihoods - Appropriate Scales of Governance NKS 009/2012
NAILSMA delivered five projects under the NAWFA Cultural and Social Program under the guidance and advice of the NAILSMA IWPG.
- P Sullivan, C Stacey examined the relationship and support between Indigenous representative groups in three case study catchments and government agencies, identified barriers and suggests ways for improving processes and governance support.
The oucomes of this and the other four NAWFA research outputs informs the North Australian Indigenous Experts Forum on sustainable economic development (refer to the Discussion Paper presented at the First Forum)
These projects further justify development of sustainable livelihoods for Indigenous people in the north; the outcomes of these projects present a wider spectrum of recommendations that need to be addressed when discussing northern development to ensure Indigenous livelihoods are appropriately considered.