• Watch our videos about indigenous languages and the 2019 International Year of Indigenous Languages here . (un.org)
  • Indigenous staff scholarships provide professional development opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander staff working at universities. (edu.au)
  • The Serving Our Country: a history of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in the defence of Australia project will involve two years of community consultations followed by another two years of compiling the records of Indigenous servicemen and women, nurses, ancillary staff and peacekeepers from the Boer War through to 2000. (edu.au)
  • The report by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare says there were 42 substantiated cases of abuse or neglect for every 1000 indigenous children aged 17 or under in 2011-12, compared with five cases per 1000 non-indigenous children. (smh.com.au)
  • The Indigenous population was largely killed off by the Europeans, declining from a pre-Columbian high of an estimate at millions to some 300,000 (1997), grouped into some 200 tribes. (princeton.edu)
  • 3. + INDIGENOUS ARTS: Historical Context  "Europeans found art everywhere. (slideshare.net)
  • The report said the relatively high rates of preventable injuries in indigenous communities had been attributed to a range of factors including rates of drug and alcohol use, violence, remoteness, unsafe roads and poor access to healthcare. (smh.com.au)
  • Emboldened by his discovery, Chapin created a map in 1992 that showed the correspondence of indigenous settlement and forest cover. (nationalgeographic.com)
  • The Indigenous Aryans theory, also known as the Out of India Theory, proposes that the Indo-European languages, or at least the Indo-Aryan languages, originated within the Indian subcontinent, as an alternative to the established migration model which proposes the Pontic steppe as the area of origin of the Indo-European languages. (wikipedia.org)
  • The idea of "Indigenous Aryans" also implies a migration "Out of India" to Europe and east Asia. (wikipedia.org)
  • An alternative view is the idea that the Aryans are indigenous to India, which challenges the standard view. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is the policy of the MBL to actively control and prevent the intentional or accidental introduction of non-indigenous species into the local environment. (mbl.edu)
  • The abbreviation, "NIS" may be used to refer to non-indigenous species. (mbl.edu)
  • 3.1 The Marine Resources Department coordinates all aspects of aquatic non-indigenous species. (mbl.edu)
  • 3.1.2 must submit assurances that containment measures will present the unintentional release of whole are partial specimens of non-indigenous species. (mbl.edu)
  • 3.1.3 May be requested to develop and submit a Non-indigenous Aquatic Organism Risk Analysis Protocol or a Species Specific Containment Protocol ( both to be written ) for review by the Non-indigenous Species Risk and Management Committee ( to be constituted ). (mbl.edu)
  • All transport media (to include water and organic packing material) and containers will be disposed of in such a way to prevent the introduction of non-indigenous (exotic) species or pathogens into the local environment. (mbl.edu)
  • 6.1 All non-indigenous species must be housed and maintained in the Marine Resource Center 2nd floor Mariculture Room. (mbl.edu)
  • In biogeography , a species is indigenous to a given region or ecosystem if its presence in that region is the result of only natural processes, with no human intervention. (wikipedia.org)
  • An indigenous species in a location is not necessarily also endemic to that location. (wikipedia.org)
  • An indigenous species may occur in areas other than the one under consideration. (wikipedia.org)
  • Indigenous children were more than six times as likely as non-indigenous children to die from accidental poisoning. (smh.com.au)
  • A somewhat dated linguistic survey [ 3 ] found 188 living indigenous languages with 155,000 total speakers. (princeton.edu)
  • Western style housing imposes conditions on Indigenous residents that may hinder the practice of cultural norms. (wikipedia.org)
  • To close the gap between indigenous and non-indigenous health outcomes, the practice of indigenous midwifery must be supported by state health policy and integration. (un.org)
  • Indigenous girls, in particular, experience difficult problems related to unfriendly school environments, gender discrimination, schoolbased violence and sometimes sexual abuse, all of which contribute to high dropout rates. (un.org)
  • Indigenous children are eight times as likely to suffer abuse or neglect than non-indigenous children, according to figures to be released on Wednesday. (smh.com.au)
  • In NSW, children aged up to nine were 2.5 times more likely than their non-indigenous counterparts to suffer sexual assault. (smh.com.au)
  • Consequently, indigenous youth and children have limited or no access to health care, quality education, justice and participation. (who.int)
  • The ROM Learning Department is taking this opportunity to continue its ongoing reconciliation efforts through participation by offering Indigenous special events for school groups throughout the month. (rom.on.ca)
  • Augustana's Indigenous Student Services provides a wide range of programs and services that are intended to increase, support, and enhance Indigenous students' university participation, experience, and success. (ualberta.ca)
  • The second most common cause of death from external injury for indigenous children was intentional self-harm. (smh.com.au)
  • Indigenous children were nearly seven times as likely to die from intentional self-harm than non-indigenous children. (smh.com.au)
  • A group of researchers from the Australian National University are about to start compiling the nation's first comprehensive record of Indigenous service in the defence forces, in a move they say will help reconciliation. (edu.au)
  • A comprehensive collection of 17 innovative demonstration projects -- from youth involvement in mental health services to suicide prevention, Indigenous health, children with complex medical needs and more -- highlights the value of patient engagement in research. (news-medical.net)
  • A "year-long assessment done by the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences concluded there is a strong rationale for Canada to play a more strategic role in global health, while recognizing the scale of humanitarian needs," and to "focus on five areas where its research is strongest, including indigenous health," the Globe and Mail reports. (news-medical.net)
  • There have been two main approaches to the design of Indigenous housing in Australia - Health and Culture. (wikipedia.org)
  • A student society at the University of Queensland which tries to increase cultural awareness among indigenous and non-indigenous students and professionals in medicine and allied health. (dmoztools.net)
  • The new map reveals a strong correlation between indigenous presence and the survival of natural ecosystems. (nationalgeographic.com)
  • Since then, the researchers have been inundated by expressions of interest from Indigenous service personnel. (edu.au)
  • The reasons for the correlation between indigenous land use and the survival of natural areas are several. (nationalgeographic.com)
  • The Taplin Indigenous Bursary for International Education is funded by a grant given by Emeritus Professor John Taplin, a former University of Adelaide Pro Vice-Chancellor (International) with a strong commitment to the internationalisation of higher education. (edu.au)
  • Lord Mayor Clover Moore said the foreshore walk was part of council's longstanding commitment to give greater prominence to Indigenous history and culture. (smh.com.au)
  • In this regard, states should support the education of new traditional indigenous midwives via multiple routes of education, including apprenticeships and the oral transmission of knowledge. (un.org)
  • Indigenous students frequently find that the education they are offered by the state promotes individualism and a competitive atmosphere, rather than communal ways of life and cooperation. (un.org)
  • Mino Ode Kwewak N'Gamowak is a drum circle made up of Indigenous and non-Indigenous women who support each other and the community through the power of song. (canadahelps.org)
  • Emily McDaniel: New harbourside walk to bring stories of Indigenous history to life. (smh.com.au)
  • A report by Indigenous curator Emily McDaniel to be considered by the City of Sydney next week identifies five ''monumental'' stories of Aboriginal history that should be brought to life for international and local visitors. (smh.com.au)
  • Reflecting on individual values and attitudes is part of what non-Indigenous practitioners refer to as 'doing our own work' (Powis, 2008:83). (edu.au)
  • Once approved, the City of Sydney will work with Indigenous representatives, the Metropolitan Local Aboriginal Land Council and state government agencies to determine an Aboriginal name and begin the rollout of art projects. (smh.com.au)