Monthly Archives: October 2013

NATIONAL SYMPOSIUM: Stop the violence against women and girls with disabilities

Evidence suggests that Australian women and girls with disabilities are twice as likely as women and girls without disabilities to experience violence and abuse throughout their lives. Today, the Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for Women, Senator the Hon Michaelia … Continue reading

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UNITED NATIONS: Concluding Observations regarding Australia from the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disability

The concluding observations are available here. And below:     United Nations CRPD/C/AUS/CO/1 Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities   Distr.: General 4 October 2013 ADVANCE UNEDITED VERSION   Original: English Committee on the Rights of Persons with … Continue reading

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