Cross-cultural management of freshwater on resource-constrained islands
This International ARC Linkage project aims to develop methods for community-led adaptive water management on the resource constrained island of Milingimbi.
Traditional Owners at Nilatjirriwa, working on the groundwater project
Previous Milingimbi Water work:
In 2009, the NT Power and Water Corporation approached the Yolŋu Aboriginal Consultancy Initiative at Charles Darwin University to propose a collaborative project to examine and improve engagement with Milingimbi community over issues of water management. The project was also envisioned as a best practice example of community consultation and engagement that could be used as a model in other communities to support the roll out of the Power and Water Community Water Planning Initiative. Access full report: HERE