Indigenous Engagement

$3 billion boost for Indigenous businesses

Some of Australia’s biggest businesses will collectively spend over $3 billion with Indigenous suppliers over 5 years under the Business Council’s Raising the Bar initiative, launched today by Minister for...

Business calls for action on Constitutional recognition

Business acknowledges the work of the Joint Select Committee on Constitutional Recognition in producing its final report and continues to call for long overdue recognition for Indigenous Australians. “As outlined...

Indigenous constitutional recognition is overdue

Meaningful recognition of Indigenous Australians is long overdue, Business Council chief executive Jennifer Westacott said today. “We have long supported constitutional recognition to ensure Indigenous Australians have a greater voice...

Census jobs data reveals indigenous employment gains

“New census data reveal a 76 per cent leap in the number of Indigenous professionals over the pastdecade, complementing significant Indigenous job growth across industries,” Business Council chiefexecutive Jennifer Westacott...

2016 Indigenous Engagement Survey

Indigenous employment has grown by 30 per cent among Business Council member companies since 2014, our new Indigenous Engagement Survey report shows. Since first conducting the survey in 2009, the...

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