April | Mid-Term Review of the AusAID Strategy: Development for All – Towards a Disability-Inclusive Australian Aid Program 2009 -2014
There is broad acknowledgement across the development sector that the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) cannot be achieved without first addressing the equity and inclusion of people with disability. Since the launch of the Development for All Strategy in 2010, improving the lives of people with disability has become a central development objective of the Australian aid program. PWDA are also an active members of the Australian Disability and Development Consortium (ADDC) and a member of the ADDC Executive Committee and signatories to the Australian Council for International Development (ACFID) Code of Conduct.
January | Consolidation of Commonwealth Anti-Discrimination Laws
In PWD’s submissions to the National Human Rights Consultation and the National Human Rights Action Plan Baseline Study, we outline the commonplace experience of discrimination and human rights violations faced by people with disability in Australia.