This workshop is designed to provide an overview of the key knowledge areas in leadership and governance relevant to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Indigenous governance alongside Indigenous leadership provides a responsible and sustainable framework that will deliver long term outcomes for Indigenous communities throughout Australia. This introductory will build your capacity to support the aim of ‘Closing the Gap’ for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and improve in leadership and strong governance outcomes for the future. Topics covered include:

Topics Covered

  • Exploring Indigenous Leadership
  • Leadership styles, qualities, and behaviours 
  • Exploring Indigenous governance
  • Indigenous corporate governance in practise
  • Governance and community based organisations
  • Managing conflict
  • The risks and responsibilities of sitting on a board 
  • Options for board composition and structure
  • Methods of succession planning
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