Latest Disability Issues News

Cartoons about disability will educate children
Government marks International Day of Persons with Disabilities
Creating Disability Inclusive Workplaces
Royal Commission told people with disability from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds face compounded discrimination
New text service to support disabled peoples’ vaccinations
Government delivers transformative changes for disabled people
Government accelerates efforts to support disabled peoples vaccination experiences
Dedicated team to support disabled people to access Covid vaccine
International Day of People with Disability 2020: Building Back Better
Sir Robert Martin re-elected to UN Committee
Education and Learning Issues Paper
Bridges thanks outgoing MPs, announces reshuffle
Better access to books for blind and low vision citizens on World Braille Day
Funding to promote New Zealand Sign Language initiatives
Plan to get disabled people into employment
Disability Action Plan 2019 – 2023
New Mayor Elected
Canberra gets ready to celebrate I-Day
Major boost to support disabled people in sport and recreation
Cultural Ministers Meeting
International Day of Sign Languages
Seek information, inspiration at Disability Action Week Community Festival
Minister to co-host Women, Peace and Security Summit in Apia
National Party Caucus reshuffle announced
New Zealand’s new partnership with Pacific Disability Forum
Minister for Disability Issues to visit United Nations and Canada
NZSL Video Interpreting Service extending to weekends
Consultation to help shape future sign language video interpreting and relay services
Guide to designing accessible public buildings released
It’s World Braille Day
Government signs off on major accessibility work programme