Giving voice to Indigenous women in agri-business

Giving voice to Indigenous women in agri-business

Leanne Miller’s dream is starting to take shape. She wants to enable Indigenous women to form a collective voice as they produce and successfully market Australian native bush food and botanicals that remains true to their traditional origin and contributes to people’s wellbeing.

Leanne speaks to BP Australia's Discovery Magazine about her vision for a national trading co-operative to strengthen Indigenous communities across Australia.

Nationalism, history and petty politics: The toxic brew behind our national illness

Nationalism, history and petty politics: The toxic brew behind our national illness

The acts of state-sanctioned harm carried out against detainees held in offshore detention centres ring like warning bells prophesising self-imposed decline as a nation, unless a different path is taken.

‘There’s No Substitute for Clarity’: Atlantic’s CEO Shares Lessons Learned Managing a Global Foundation

In this first episode of a new Australian podcast series, “How I Did It,” Atlantic President and CEO Christopher G. Oechsli shares management lessons learned during his time at the foundation, as well as earlier in his career when he worked for the investment company set up by Atlantic Founder Chuck Feeney.

As he explained to interviewer David Knowles of Koda Capital, a wealth management firm based in Sydney, running a global foundation requires humility, the ability to communicate with clarity internally and externally, and a commitment to justice and equity.

‘From the margins to the mainstream: Indigenous recovery in rural Australia’

‘From the margins to the mainstream: Indigenous recovery in rural Australia’

A conversation with one of Australia’s leading Indigenous thinkers, Marcia Langton. 

Hosted by the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Melbourne, The Policy Shop is a monthly podcast about public policy and the way it affects Australia and the world. 

New Book Explores “Giving While Living” Approach to Philanthropy

The Atlantic Philanthropies today released Atlantic Insights: Giving While Living, a 56-page publication that explores Founder Charles “Chuck” Feeney’s long-standing belief in “Giving While Living,” the idea that people with wealth should use it during their lifetimes to help others.

Written by journalist and philanthropy expert Heidi Waleson, the book also features other donors who have decided to devote the majority of their fortunes to philanthropy.