Natural hazards managements agencies and research institutions all have legal and ethical obligations to engage with Indigenous peoples no matter where they work in Australia.
Everywhere is Country and Indigenous peoples speak for Country. Nonetheless, starting or maintaining intercultural collaborations can present many obstacles, and there is a need for guidance on how to best work together for the benefit of Country.
This resource summarises a review of relevant collaborative principles, processes and protocols for agencies and research institutions. It is only a starting point for local and in-depth conversations.