Getting Yolŋu Into Business

In 2014 Richard Trudgen wrote a major report call “Getting Yolŋu into Business”. A copy of the 77...

Economics of Remote Communities Part 7 – Appropriate Financial Aid

As I mentioned previously, based on our nine years of work in business development with Indigenou...

Economics of Remote Communities Part 6 – Recognising Pioneers and the Need for Flexibility

Based on our nine years of work in business development with Indigenous families, I think there a...

Economics of Remote Communities Part 5 – Building Indigenous economies from the ground up.

As I mentioned previously, based on our nine years of work in business development with  Indigeno...

Economics of Remote Communities Part 4: Supporting Indigenous Motivation

In Part 3 of this series on the economics of remote communities, we discussed how personal motiva...

Economics of Remote Communities Part 3 – Moving Beyond Dependency

In the previous articles we saw that while is it wrong to say that Indigenous people make no cont...

Economics of Remote Aboriginal Communities Part 2 – Today’s Economy.

In the previous article I discussed some of the historical influences on the economy in the remot...

Economics of Remote Aboriginal Communities – Part 1 History

There has been much discussion lately about economic development, ever since the Howard Governmen...

Understanding Indigenous “Poverty”- Making it History

In recent times the word "poverty" has been used broadly to refer to the situation in many remote...