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Ideology vs context in the neoliberal state’s management of remote Indigenous housing reform

Habibis, D ORCID: 0000-0001-5491-2089 2018 , 'Ideology vs context in the neoliberal state’s management of remote Indigenous housing reform', in D Howard-Wagner and M Bargh and I Altamirano-Jimenez (eds.), The Neoliberal State, Recognition and Indigenous Rights , ANU Press, Acton, pp. 167-184.

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Reforms to the delivery of housing services to remote Aboriginalcommunities in Australia have resulted in radical changes to housingmanagement. Commencing in 2008, the National Partnership Agreementon Remote Aboriginal Housing (NPARIH) was a 10-year, AU$5.5-billionhousing management and capital works program of new housing, andrefurbishment of existing housing, in remote Indigenous communities.As well as increasing the quality and quantity of housing stock, thereforms included the transfer of housing from Indigenous CommunityHousing Organisations (ICHOs) to state and territory governments, withthe goal of improving the standard of housing and housing maintenanceby bringing tenancy management up to public housing standards(COAG 2008).

Item Type: Book Section
Authors/Creators:Habibis, D
Keywords: Indigenous, policy, housing, governance, remote
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