National Talkblack 271023

National Talkblack 271023

We had:

Aunty Munya, Aboriginal Elder and Carla Rogers, Churchill fellow and Ally, talking about how thousands pledge to keep showing up for First Nations peoples following the disappointing Referendum outcome.

Chris Croker and Chris Henderson from Impact Investment Partners, talking about how Inaugural ‘Powermakers’ capacity building program for First Nations launches this week. A new transformative 5-day program designed to empower First Nations people to drive First Nations participation in and ownership of clean energy solutions in communities and negotiate partnership, equity and ownership outcomes is being held this week in Cairns, with 30 First Nations leaders attending.

Professor Chris Lawrence, Faculty of Information Technology at Monash University, talking about Deadly innovation: Indigenous communities co-designing sustainable solutions. Monash University researchers are co-designing solutions with Indigenous communities to increase Indigenous-led land, sea and water remediation, native fruit offtake, improve manufacturing capabilities, and preserve native plant biodiversity as part of the Indigenous Innovation Challenge.

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