Submission to Third Review of the Disability Standards for Accessible Public Transport 2002 (Transport Standards)

Submission to Third Review of the Disability Standards for Accessible Public Transport 2002 (Transport Standards)

In December 2018, Disabled Peoples Organisations Australia (DPO Australia) provided a submission to the Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities Issues Paper: Third Review of the Disability Standards for Accessible Public Transport 2002 (Transport Standards).

In response to the issues paper, DPO Australia conducted a survey across our membership to capture the public transport experiences of people with disability and incorporated their feedback into our submission.

Submitted by comms on Wed, 19/12/2018 - 11:06 am

National Women’s Alliances and Disabled People’s Organisations Australia Workshop

National Women’s Alliances and Disabled People’s Organisations Australia Workshop

In October 2018, a workshop was held in Sydney to conduct a review of the National Women’s Alliances.

This workshop was organized by Womens With Disability Australia  and attended by key decision makers from each of the six Alliances and the four member organisations of Disabled People’s Organisations Australia (DPO Australia).

Main findings from the one-day workshop have now been compiled in the report below. 

Submitted by comms on Fri, 07/12/2018 - 02:43 pm

Submission to the Australian Human Rights Commission Consultation Paper: Protecting the Human Rights of People Born with Variations in Sex Characteristics in the context of Medical Interventions

Submission to the Australian Human Rights Commission Consultation Paper: Protecting the Human Rights of People Born with Variations in Sex Characteristics in the context of Medical Interventions

2 October 2018

In September 2018 DPO Australia made a brief submission to the Australian Human Rights Commission’s (AHRC) Consultation Paper, Protecting the Human Rights of People Born with Variations in Sex Characteristics in the context of Medical Interventions.

Submitted by comms on Tue, 02/10/2018 - 02:32 pm