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United Nations Conference of States Parties (CoSP)

The start of an amazing week of events on inclusion and disability rights commences this week - the United Nations Conference of States Parties (CoSP) to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD). CoSP is the largest and most diverse...

Victorian Budget and inclusive education

There were many positive announcements by the Victorian Government yesterday for people with disability in the State Budget.  However, we are disappointed that after committing to achieving inclusive education with the recent announcement of the needs-based funding...

Nominate a person with disability for an Order of Australia award

The Order of Australia recognises Australians for outstanding service or exceptional achievement. Everyone that is recognised is nominated by someone in the community. This means that we all have the ability to recognise someone for their hard-work and service. It...

Expression of Interest – Paid Consultation

    The Australian Federation of Disability Organisations (AFDO) is a Disabled People’s Organisation (DPO). We are a cross-disability representative organisation, and the national voice representing people with disability in Australia. We are currently...