Monthly Archives: May 2007

Clarifying Roles of Aboriginal Leaders and their Staff: A Model Governance Policy

DOWNLOAD |   This brief argues that a clean split between political and administrator responsibilities is neither possible nor desirable. Politics and administration are “messily entwined” and for good reasons. A more promising approach, one that is attracting a growing … Continue reading

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Clarifying Roles of Aboriginal Leaders and their Staff: The Perils of a Portfolio System

DOWNLOAD |   There are many understandable reasons why Aboriginal communities prefer a portfolio system. Yet that system comes with a host of potential problems, to the extent that an effective partnership between political leaders and staff occurs only rarely … Continue reading

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