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Indigenous Livelihoods - Background Paper NKS011/2012

Author:  NAILSMA P Whitehead
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2012

NAILSMA delivered five projects under the NAWFA Cultural and Social Program under the guidance and advice of the NAILSMA IWPG.

Indigenous Livelihoods - Background Paper explored and evaluated Indigenous livelihood options and opportunities, identified their barriers and presents recommendations for overcoming them and enabling a greater exploration and utilisation of livelihood options and opportunities on country.

It was one of five projects NAILSMA delivered under the NAWFA Cultural and Social Program under the guidance and advice of the NAILSMA Indigenous Water Policy Group (IWPG).

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.

 

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