An Indigenous leader has called on the community sector to reconfigure the way it works together, in the opening keynote address at this year’s ACOSS National Conference in Brisbane.

June Oscar, CEO of Marniniwarntikura Women’s Resource Centre Aboriginal Corporation based in the Kimberley region of Western Australia, was last year named as a Australian Financial Review and Westpac Women of Influence for Social Enterprise and Not-for-Profit, for her work towards improving the lives of children living with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD).