Best Practice Indigenous Governance

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Best Practice Indigenous Governance2019-05-09T06:33:51+00:00

CBPATSISP Indigenous Governance Framework

The CBPATSISP has developed an Indigenous Governance Framework that incorporates the above work and provides in-depth discussion of the principles and importance of Indigenous governance in the context of suicide prevention programs and services and of their evaluation.

Governance Framework

A starting point for any organisation wishing to improve their Indigenous governance is to find out about the history of the local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and to listen to their experiences historically and today. Through building a relationship with the community, shared objectives can be established. Read More

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Acknowledgement of Country:

We acknowledge and pay our respects to the traditional custodians of the land we live and work on, the Wadjuk people of the Noongar nation, and their Elders past, present and emerging. We also wish to acknowledge and respect the continuing culture, strength, and resilience of all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and communities as well as our Indigenous members from other parts of the world.


“The terms ‘Aboriginal’, ‘Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander’ and ‘Indigenous’ are used interchangeably. It is acknowledged that there are many cultural differences between and within Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and the use of differing terms does not intend to disregard such differences.” © Copyright 2018