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Resources

The North Australian Indigenous Land and Sea Management Alliance Ltd (NAILSMA) publishes and co-authors a wide variety of publications to keep land and sea managers, researchers, policy makers, students and others up to date with the latest developments in Indigenous natural and cultural resource management in north Australia.

You will find information on current activities in policy development, Indigenous knowledge, salt and fresh water management, youth leadership and opportunities in the carbon economy.

These documents can be accessed through the search options to the right of this page. If you would like further information please let us know: contact@nailsma.org.au

This discussion paper outlines the issues and responses required to maintain relative autonomy in collaboration for natural and cultural heritage conservation, as elements of a "beyond respect"...
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This Position Paper outlines the shape and essential features of the North Australian Indigenous Experts Forum’s proposed Indigenous prospectus for northern development (Prospectus). The paper builds...
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The Second North Australian Indigenous Experts Forum held in Kakadu National Park (NT) 30 April to 2 May, 2013, explored innovative ways for...
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Indigenous Experts Forum develops Prospectus for Sustainable Development About 110 Indigenous experts, advisors and government representatives travelled to Kakadu National Park, NT to attend the...
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Indigenous people's right to the commercial use and management of water - Policy Position - Strategic Indigenous Reserve - NKS 017/2013
The purpose of this policy paper is to present the concept of a Strategic Indigenous Reserve (SIR)* as a means to advance Indigenous economic development to address Indigenous disadvantage in...
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The National Indigenous Sea Country Workshop was held at Mary River Park NT in May 2012. It was attended by over ninety delegates from around Australia. During the workshop a number of specific...
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This document was developed for the National Indigenous Sea Country Workshop (Mary River Park, May 8-10, 2012) to both inform and stimulate workshop discussions. The Project Steering Committee...
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This volume is one of a series of three documents produced following the National Indigenous Sea Country Workshop held at Mary River Park NT 8 - 10 May 2012. They are published under the NAILSMA...
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This publication provides a brief summary and insight into six NAILSMA coordinated livelihood research projects and clearly states the key recommendations and findings of each project. Indigenous...
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The North Australian Indigenous Experts Forum on Sustainable Economic Development provides advice to the Northern Australia Ministerial Forum. Chairs, Patrick Dodson and Peter Yu, presented this...
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Message Disk 4 - Water contains a collection of 26 short video stories relevant to the national water reform that is going on around the country....
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This Discussion Paper was prepared as part of the background briefing for the North Australian Indigenous Experts Forum, held in at Mary River NT, June 2012 to stimulate and focus discussion at the...
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This research, under TRaCK Theme 6.1 Establishing water markets in north Australia, was led by Quentin Grafton of the Australian National University, and examined the potential effectiveness and...
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A local story with national significance that raises awareness of water planning issues in north Australia. Mataranka Traditional Owners explain the...
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The North Australian Indigenous Experts Forum - 19 - 21 June, 2012, held at Mary River Park, offered an opportunity for Indigenous experts to discuss...
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