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Submission: Protocol to the Convention Against Torture

Joint submission from People with Disability Australia and Women with Disabilities Australia in response to the call for comments on the draft General Comment of the Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture (SPT) on Article 4 of the Optional Protocol to the Convention Against Torture (OPCAT).
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We’re Australia’s peak advocacy organisation for people with disability or who are d/Deaf. Since 1981, we’ve been advancing and protecting the rights, health and wellbeing of the people and communities we serve.

Pre-Budget Submission 2019: Invest to solve housing crisis for people with disability

PWDA, with the Summer Foundation, National Shelter, and the Australian Network for Universal Housing Design, have developed a package to address the housing crisis for many people with disability. The package includes measures to make more homes accessible, to increase…