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    Address poverty for young people with disability and create a youth jobs plan

    Media Releases

    February 2022

    Address poverty for young people with disability and create a youth jobs plan

    Article

    Address poverty for young people with disability and create a youth jobs plan

    Media Releases

    February 2022

    Address poverty for young people with disability and create a youth jobs plan

    Article

    Media Statement: Education jurisdictions let off the hook by the Disability Royal Commission during COVID-19 after neglect of students with a disability

    Media Releases

    February 2021

    Media Statement: Education jurisdictions let off the hook by the Disability Royal Commission during COVID-19 after neglect of students with a disability

    Article

    Video: UN COSP13 side event

    News & media

    January 2021

    Video: UN COSP13 side event

    Video

    Media: Disability groups fight to end segregation of people with disability in Australia

    News

    December 2020

    Media: Disability groups fight to end segregation of people with disability in Australia

    Article

    International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD), statement by Mary Sayers, CEO of Children and Young People with Disability Australia

    News

    December 2020

    International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD), statement by Mary Sayers, CEO of Children and Young People with Disability Australia

    UN event: It all begins with education

    News

    December 2020

    UN event: It all begins with education

    LivedX 5: Kochava Lillit 'A Disability Introduction to Transformative Justice’  (Auslan)

    News & media

    December 2020

    LivedX 5: Kochava Lillit 'A Disability Introduction to Transformative Justice’ (Auslan)

    Video

    LivedX 4: Poppy Mullins ‘Veiled Inequality: Deconstructing the

    News & media

    December 2020

    LivedX 4: Poppy Mullins ‘Veiled Inequality: Deconstructing the "One Size Fits All Approach" in Inclusive Education (Auslan)

    Video

    LivedX 3: Allycia Staples ‘Kindness Matters’ (Auslan)

    News & media

    December 2020

    LivedX 3: Allycia Staples ‘Kindness Matters’ (Auslan)

    Video

    LivedX 2: Tim Chan - My Travels with Autism (Auslan)

    News & media

    December 2020

    LivedX 2: Tim Chan - My Travels with Autism (Auslan)

    Video

    LivedX 1: Tim Lachlan - Developing Confidence in Yourself and Your Abilities LivedX 2020 (Auslan)

    News & media

    November 2020

    LivedX 1: Tim Lachlan - Developing Confidence in Yourself and Your Abilities LivedX 2020 (Auslan)

    Video

    Media Statement: Victoria pulls the first lever on delivering inclusive education

    Media Releases

    November 2020

    Media Statement: Victoria pulls the first lever on delivering inclusive education

    Article

    Media: Access to the NDIS

    News

    November 2020

    Media: Access to the NDIS

    Audio

    A horrific playground incident: how one school failed its students

    News & media

    October 2020

    A horrific playground incident: how one school failed its students

    Article