The AIDA Secretariat implements the strategies and plans, of the AIDA Board. The AIDA Secretariat share a commitment to honesty, transparency, ethics, trust, mutual respect and excellence with a focus on the best interests of AIDA and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
The Secretariat comprises of professional and committed staff with experience in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander policy, including health, education and health workforce, as well as management and administration, finance and other relevant qualifications and experience. We believe in and practice cultural safety in the workplace, work as a team committed to workplace diversity and participation, professional development, and the empowerment of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. We also strongly encourage the development of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander capacity and participation in the health policy workforce.
The AIDA Secretariat is located at Old Parliament House, Canberra, ACT.
The AIDA Secretariat Values can be read here.