Jason B King, Principle Aboriginal Adviser, Department of Job, Precincts and Regions, Rural & Regional Victoria (photo attached)
‘Recognising and Managing for Aboriginal Values’
Jason will discuss the Victorian Governments commitment to understanding Aboriginal water-values and uses by working in respectful partnership with Traditional Owners and will present a key case study on how this has been implemented, key activities and outcomes to date. Jason has been working for his communities over the past 15 year in roles from child protection, cultural heritage management through to being CEO of two Aboriginal Community Controlled Health services. Jase was the manager of Aboriginal Engagement for Dept. Environment, Land Water and Planning’s, Water & Catchments division before moving into his current role providing strategic engagement & policy advice.
Eric Vanweydeveld, NT Branch President who will introduce the video ‘Talking Water’
Eric is the Remote Planning Program Manager (CF, CPEng, CPSPM, CAAM), Water Services at Power and Water Corporation
Free for Members & Non Members
12.30pm Introduction and Acknowledgement of Country
12.35pm Jason B King, Recognising and Managing for Aboriginal Values
12.55pm Open Q&A session (10 minutes)
1.05pm Eric Vanweydeveld, NT Branch President introducing ‘Talking Water’
1.10pm ‘Talking Water’ Video Launched and Publicly released for the first time
1.25pm Final Acknowledgements and event concludes
Please register below, once registered we will send the Zoom Meeting details to join the session.