Our Chair, Carla McGrath and Board Director Dan Bourchier, speaking at the governance leaders panel for the First Nations Governance Forum.
2 – 4 JULY 2018
MUSEUM OF AUSTRALIAN DEMOCRACY
OLD PARLIAMENT HOUSE, CANBERRA
The Forum considered First Nations governance reform in Australia and, share the experiences of Indigenous people in comparable jurisdictions including Aotearoa (New Zealand), Canada, USA and Scandinavian countries. The Forum built on the extensive work undertaken on this issue including the Report of the Expert Panel on Recognising Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples in the Constitution (2012), the Report of the Joint Select Committee on Constitutional Recognition of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (2015) and the Uluru Statement from the Heart (2017).