9th International Conference on Human Rights Education: Unleashing the Full Potential of Civil Society.


Date and time: Mon 26th Nov, 2018,

Venue: Western Sydney University Parramatta Campus Sydney

Cost: See registration information for details

The 9th ICHRE will coincide with and celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the 25th anniversary of the Vienna Declaration which highlighted the value of human rights education. The Conference will consider the range of human rights education issues such as national and international curricula, pedagogy and best practices.  It … Continued

National Virtual Disability Conference: Better evidence better outcomes


Date and time: Wed 21st Mar, 2018,

Venue: Online

Cost: See registration information for details

This is the first National Virtual Disability Conference  bringing the Australian disability community in conversation online. The conference theme, ‘Better evidence, Better outcomes’ focuses on research informing practice and practice stimulating research and advocates for innovative practices to continuously improve outcomes for Australians with disability, and those who support them. The four streams are: Health and well being Life-long education … Continued

ASID 2018 Conference: Let’s shake it up – human rights for everyone


Date and time: Wed 14th Nov, 2018, full day program

Venue: Gold Coast convention Centre

Cost: See registration information for details

This year’s theme was developed by a group of QLD self-advocates with an intellectual disability. The group also identified a number of themes that were important to them and which will be included in the conference. These included: The Lived Experience of People with Intellectual Disability Human Rights for People with Intellectual Disability Ending Violence, … Continued