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Latest News

  • PWDA welcomes ad for Disability Discrimination Commissioner

    Great news that Disability Discrimination Commissioner position has been advertised.

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  • UN Review of Australia's human rights record

    Australia fails to address serious concerns in major UN review.

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  • Celebrate the life and work of Faye Druett - April 16

    A celebration of Faye Druett's life and work will be held in Sydney on April 16.

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  • Australian Cross Disability Alliance - 'Hands off the NDIS'

    Today's media reports about potential NDIS changes have caused alarm.

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  • Sexuality social media forum

    The PWDA Board invites you to join us for a social media forum on sexuality and disability.

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  • Australia Cross Disablity Alliance says #letthemstay

    The ACDA urges the Australian Government to allow asylum seeker children and families to stay in Australia.

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  • Christmas win for employees with disability

    The long-standing BSWAT wage case has been settled, with employees with disability to receive 70% of their backpay.

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  • New transport website launched

    Transport for NSW has launched a new website today, First Stop Transport, where you can learn about how to make using public transport easier.

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  • Media Release: Australian Cross Disability Alliance applauds Senate’s call for Royal Commission into Violence Against People with Disability

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  • White Flower Memorial

    The Australian Cross Disability Alliance (ACDA) is acknowledging International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women by supporting a Memorial to remember people with disability who have died as a result of violence, abuse or neglect.

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  • Consultation on employment discrimination

    Participate in a consultation on the intersection of employment discrimination against older Australians and Australians with a disability and the experiences of LGBTI people.

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