News & Reports

A secondee impact on Indigenous Trust and a bank branch

Dearna Stojansek was a senior executive at NAB with 17 years’ banking industry experience when she applied for a Jawun secondment. In her final week of her secondment Dearna saw that NAB Kununurra was advertising for a Branch Manager, and went in to discuss the role with the existing Manager. The day after her return to Sydney she […] > Read case study

Economic participation and employment for young people

From youth engagement, LPLALC set its sights on economic participation and employment, especially for young people. The goal was to bridge the economic divide persisting between La Perouse and the broader Sydney, with enterprises that brought Indigenous people into the ‘real economy’. > Read case study

Jawun Statement on Constitutional Recognition

This week the Referendum Council released their final report recommending the way forward on Indigenous constitutional recognition. Jawun believes in the empowerment of Indigenous people and supports the recommendations of the Referendum Council. Please read Jawun’s detailed statement linked. > Read article

Leading from behind

EC Backbone coordinators play a key and complex role. They coordinate, convene, and ‘lead from behind’ to enable reform. Two have been ex-Jawun secondees, each motivated by unique reasons. > Read case study

Milimili (Report): The first pillar of the EC Development Agenda

Bringing vital capacity, Jawun secondees have helped Aarnja kick-start an endeavour that promises to add significant value to the Kimberly region’s economic development. Milimili (Report) on Economic Development in West Kimberley Region: An Aboriginal Focus was submitted to Aarnja in November 2016, and it represents the first pillar of the EC Development Agenda. > Read case study