Economic Opportunities for Traditional Owners Considered in Canberra

The Joint Standing Committee on Northern Australia is holding a public hearing in Canberra on Friday, 15 February 2019, as part of its Inquiry into the Opportunities and Challenges of the Engagement of Traditional Owners in the Economic Development of Northern Australia.

The Committee Chair, the Hon Warren Entsch MP, stated that ‘the Committee is interested to hear from federal government agencies about how Traditional Owners in Northern Australia can be supported to take advantage of economic opportunities. In particular, the Committee will examine the role of representative bodies, government entities, and any legislative, administrative and funding constraints to the economic engagement of Traditional Owners.’

The hearing program and

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