Congratulations to Lowitja Institute CEO named 2024 Australian of the Year for Victoria

15 November, 2023

Lowitja Institute is proud to acknowledge Adjunct Professor Janine Mohamed as Australian of the Year for Victoria. As Chief Executive Officer for Lowitja Institute since 2019, Janine Mohamed was chosen...

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Climate Change and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health: position paper and roundtable

13 November, 2023

Lowitja Institute has published a policy position paper, Let’s walk together, work together, we’ll be stronger together: The need for an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Coalition on Climate and...

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Lowitja Institute Seeding Grant Scheme

6 October, 2023

The Lowitja Institute Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Seeding Grant Scheme has been redesigned and will offer three separate funding streams. These streams aim to support all levels of research...

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Lowitja Institute position paper: Voice to Parliament offers significant economic benefits

28 September, 2023

Lowitja Institute has identified significant economic benefits, including the potential for up to $10 billion a year savings in health, from a constitutionally embedded Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Voice...

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Webinar: Why a Voice matters to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health

28 September, 2023

Thank you to everyone who attended and participated in Lowitja Institute’s October 2023 webinar, ‘Why a Voice matters for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health’, which featured Pat Anderson AO,...

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Lowitja Institute calls on Australians to vote ‘Yes’ to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Voice

30 August, 2023

Lowitja Institute puts its full support behind a constitutionally enshrined Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Voice and calls on Australians to vote ‘Yes’ in the upcoming referendum. CEO, Adjunct Professor...

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Acknowledgement of Country

We acknowledge the traditional owners of the land across Australia and pay our respects to their Elders past, present and future. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that this website may contain images, voices and names of deceased persons.

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