People with Disability Australia (PWDA)
International Women's Day
Did you know that women work two thirds of the world’s working hours, yet receive only 10% of its income?
PWDA to support abuse survivors with disability
PWDA welcomes the announcement by the Hon Kevin Andrews MP of $4.9 million in specialist support programmes for survivors of child sexual abuse.
Inquiry into communication disorders and speech pathology services
PWDA has made a submission to the Senate Inquiry into communication disorders and speech pathology services in Australia.
CRPD Draft General Comment on Article 12
Joint submission to the CRPD on the Draft General Comment on Article 12 of the Convention - Equal Recognition before the Law
Disability and sexuality diversity
People with Disability Australia (PWDA) frequently represents the needs and interests of gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, intersex and queer (GLBTIQ) people with disability.
PWDA February 2014 E-Bulletin
February 2014 EBulletin is out now! packed with the latest People with Disability Australia disability human rights news, views and developments.
World Day of Social Justice 2014
Today, People with Disability Australia (PWDA) celebrates World Day of Social Justice as we strive to achieve our vision for a socially just, accessible and inclusive community.
PWDA Priorities for the 2014 Budget
PWDA has provided the Australian Government with our priorities for the 2014 Commonwealth Budget to be handed down in May.
Income Support and You! Summary
Summary from Saturday 8 Feb Income Support and You! Forum on Facebook and via Twitter on the hashtag #pwdadsp now available!
Update: Show Your Support - Wage Justice for Workers with Disability
Advocacy work is ongoing around the Business Services Wage Assessment Tool (BSWAT). This update tells you more - and asks for your help!
Joint endeavour can boost jobs for the disabled
reposted from The Australian, 22 January 2014 - by PWDA President, Craig Wallace.