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Programs

The North Australian Indigenous Land and Sea Management Alliance Ltd (NAILSMA) uses partnerships to build resilience and prosperity across a diverse range of issues affecting Indigenous land and sea managers.

These partnerships deliver culturally appropriate and effective programs based on Indigenous knowledge and contemporary science in the management of land and sea.

The philosophy of ‘looking after our country our way’ underpins all programs. These programs are designed to support Traditional Owners to contribute to healthy country and people on their traditional lands.

The Carbon Program supports Indigenous land managers to establish, own and operate carbon abatement projects. It promotes Indigenous Knowledge as an integral part of land and fire management.

The Saltwater People Network facilitates the sharing of land and sea management knowledge, experience and techniques between Indigenous land and sea managers across north Australia. The network covers coasts across the tropical north.

Our Youth Leadership Program aims to secure futures for young Indigenous men and women in north Australia by supporting careers and advancement in land and sea management.