A poem from an NDIS Appeals support client about her experience.
Prenatal screening, testing and choice: Misconceptions about Disability Misconceptions of Disability – prenatal testing and choice Introduction The language of impairment and disability that clinicians use influences the way we talk and think about disability . Terms like ‘genetic abnormality’, ‘retardation’ and ‘chromosome problem’ are valid in a medical and scientific sense, but they can […]
A comprehensive report summarising QAI’s human rights forum, Walk the Talk: Realising the National Disability Strategy and our human rights promises Report on Walk the Talk Forum 2017
A summary of case studies to highlight the issues discussed in the issues paper for the Walk the Talk forum Issues paper – Annexure of case studies
A summary of the highlights of QAI’s Walk the Talk Forum: Realising the National Disability Strategy and our Human Rights Promises Highlights of Walk the Talk – Realising the NDS and our Human Rights promises
Research paper exploring the intersection of the United Nations’ human rights treaties and conventions and their relevance for ensuring respect for the fundamental rights of all persons with disabilities to participate in an ordinary, inclusive life in Australia Research paper – intersection of international conventions November 2016
Article by Emma Phillips and Dan Rogers for Right Now on the need for a Human Rights Act in Queensland: 1494812672-1494409963-HRA article for Right Now