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.

Indigenous-led enterprise in West Kimberley

Since 1978, the Kimberley Land Council (KLC) has been supporting Indigenous people in land rights, land management, and the creation of sustainable businesses on country. Secondees have supported different aspects of the organisation and its programs. > Read case study

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