Posts for "governance" tag


Update from Shadow Minister for Aboriginal Affairs

In this week’s interview, we talk with the leader of the South Australian Liberal Party and Leader of the Opposition, Mr Steven Marshall. Mr Marshall is also the Shadow Minister for Indigenous Affairs and Reconciliation.... read on

Ombudsman visits APY Lands

In this week’s interview, we talk about the work of the Office of the Commonwealth Ombudsman and their planned visit to the APY Lands. An ombudsman is an independent person who can investigate and sort... read on

Indigenous Advisory Council

In this week’s interview, we talk about the Prime Minister’s new Indigenous Advisory Council. On 8th February this year, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and the Minister for Indigenous Affairs Senator Nigel Scullion announced changes to... read on

Update on APY Executive Elections

In this week’s interview, we focus on the upcoming elections for the APY Executive Board which will be held on 5th April this year. We talk with the Deputy Electoral Commissioner of the Electoral Commission... read on

Empowered Communities

In this week’s interview, we talk about a national initiative called ‘Empowered Communities’. To find out more about Empowered Communities, we chat with Peter Riley, the Executive Manager of the Empowered Communities Secretariat for the... read on

National Indigenous Youth Parliament

In this week’s interview, we find out about the 2017 National Indigenous Youth Parliament. We invited Arrin Hazelbane to tell us more about the Youth Parliament. Arrin is a Taskforce Member for the National Indigenous... read on

Aboriginal Affairs on Key Legislation

This week’s interview focuses on two key pieces of legislation that have recently been reviewed and amended and that affect Anangu tjuta – the South Australian Aboriginal Heritage Act and the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY)... read on

Electoral Commissioner on APY Act

The focus of this week’s Anangu Lands Paper Tracker interview is on the recent changes to the APY Lands Rights Act and how these will affect elections for the APY Executive Board. The Anangu Pitjantjatjara... read on

Changes to the APY Land Rights Act of 1981

The Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Land Rights (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill 2016 (Bill) was introduced into Parliament on 22 June 2016. It passed the Legislative Council on 4 August 2016 and, subsequently, was passed by the House... read on

Red Cross and Ceduna Youth Hub

This week’s interview is about the Ceduna Youth Hub that is run through a partnership with the Red Cross. We talk with Brenton Niemz who is the Red Cross Regional Co-ordinator, and Peter Jericho who... read on

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