Panel Discussion: National Disability Strategy – Beyond 2020

You are invited to a panel discussion on Stage 2 consultations for Australia’s next National Disability Strategy. The discussion will help you to provide your own input and ideas to shape the next National Disability Strategy.

Topics will include:

  • What are critical issues for the new National Disability Strategy?
  • What will the former National Disability Strategy be remembered for?
  • What needs to be reflected in the new National Disability Strategy?

Hear from speakers including:

  • Senator the Hon Anne Ruston, Minister for Families and Social Services
  • Dr Ben Gauntlett, Disability Discrimination Commissioner, Australian Human Rights Commission
  • Edward Santow, Human Rights Commissioner, Australian Human Rights Commission
  • Paula Tesoriero MNZM, Disability Rights Commissioner, New Zealand Human Rights Commission
  • Robert Fitzgerald AM, Commissioner, NSW Ageing and Disability Commission
  • Professor Gwynnyth Llewellyn, Centre for Disability Research and Policy, the University of Sydney
  • Rosemary Kayess, Committee Member, United Nations Committee on the Rights of People with Disabilities
  • Professor Anne Kavanagh, Melbourne Disability Institute, University of Melbourne
  • Damian Griffis, CEO, First Peoples Disability Network
  • Professor Karen Fisher, Social Policy Research Centre, UNSW
  • Mary Sayers, CEO, Children and Young People with Disability Australia


Thu 24th Sep, 20201:00pm - 3:00pm AESTOnline

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Australian Human Rights Commission

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