Case Studies

The following case studies illustrate how our corporate and government secondees have achieved real results and earned the respect and trust of local Indigenous people.

Enabling Indigenous-led reform

Inner Sydney Empowered Communities presented to government a development agenda ‘Pathway to Empowerment’, enabling Indigenous-led reform  through joint decision making in Inner Sydney. > Read case study

Rarrtjiwuy Melanie Herdman—a rising Yolŋu voice

This case study shares Yolŋu woman Rarrtjiwuy Melanie Herdman’s leadership journey from the Jawun Emerging Leader’s program in 2015 to becoming the acting CEO of Miwatji Health and elected the first young female chairperson on the Dhimurru board. Read more about her work in Arnhem Land. > Read case study