Who is DKA?

Desert Knowl­edge Aus­tralia (DKA) is a not-for-prof­it statu­to­ry cor­po­ra­tion of the North­ern Ter­ri­to­ry, estab­lished in 2003 to encour­age learn­ing, socioe­co­nom­ic devel­op­ment, research, and envi­ron­men­tal sus­tain­abil­i­ty in Cen­tral Aus­tralia. DKA is com­mit­ted to devel­op­ing oppor­tu­ni­ties to build a stronger and more con­nect­ed desert and remote Australia.

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Lessons Learnt: Preventing violence against Aboriginal women and children in Central Australia

Jan 24, 2022

Key messages and learnings from the panel discussion hosted by DKA and CAAFLU.

DKA Stories

DKAccelerator wraps up pilot delivery to first cohort of entrepreneurs

Dec 15, 2021

DKA’s enterprise development program has completed delivery of its six-month intensive business coaching schedule to four selected Indigenous businesses.

Talking Water: The Past, the Present; and what Future?

Nov 23, 2021

The Talking Water campaign is working to create a more secure water future for Alice Springs.

Vale, Harold James Furber

Nov 16, 2021

A joint statement from the Desert Knowledge Precinct.