Strengthening Disability Advocacy Conference 2018: Doing disability differently


Date and time: Fri 14th Sep, 2018,

Venue: NAB The Hall 700 Bourke Street Docklands

Cost: $165 Full Delegate | $85 Concession Delegate

Save the date! It’s an election year in Victoria. This conference is a platform to let our politicians know about what needs to change for people with disability. It’s time to celebrate diversity and showcase a range of perspectives while keeping a keen focus on what needs to change. Although many specialist disability services are … Continued

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

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