Panel Discussion on the Native Title and the Northern Development Agenda

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Presenter:  The Cairns Institute, James Cook Univeristy

Date: Jun 16, 2016

Time: 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Contact person:  Pawinee Yuhun, Research Associate
T: +61 8 8946 7465

Location:  Darwin CDU Casuarina Campus, Northern Institute, Building Yellow 1 Level 2 Room 48 (Savanna Room).& Alice Springs Central Land Council

The Cairns Institute is hosting a series of open forums on the theme of Native Title and Economic Opportunity for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Communities.

These forums aim to:

  • Build awareness and understanding of the issues, opportunities and risks raised by tenure reform for Indigenous communities
  • Encourage dialogue within and between Indigenous and other stakeholder groups of the implications of tenure reform
  • Share experiences of economic development on Indigenous land under various tenure arrangements.

Upcoming discussion panel.

Titled: Development, Community Development and Native Title Holders

Panel members/presenters:

  1. Prof. Nicolas Peterson; Director, Centre for Native Title Anthropology, ANU
  2. Prof. David Trigger: Professor of Anthropology, UQ
  3. Dr. David Martin: Director Anthropos Consulting
  4. Dr. Julie Finlayson; Research Fellow, Centre for Native Title Anthropology, ANU
  5. Mr. Bruce Martin; Deputy Chair for the Indigenous Advisory Committee for the Department of Environment

When: Thursday 16 June, 5.30-7.00 PM CST

Where: Video link at the Northern Institute, Building Yellow 1 Level 2 Room 48 (Savanna Room)

Please register Here

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