#Disability

  • Article: Education Access Improves for Young Australians with Disabilities; Bullying Rates Significant: Report

    Education Access Improves for Young Australians with Disabilities; Bullying Rates Significant: Report

    By Madeleine Keck|May 29, 2020

    “We must act now to ensure a whole of community approach across all life domains.” Read more

  • Article: How ‘One World: Together At Home’ Reached the Blind and Deaf Communities

    How ‘One World: Together At Home’ Reached the Blind and Deaf Communities

    May 19, 2020

    Global Citizen teamed up with DPAN and Be My Eyes to ensure the show was widely accessible Read more

  • Article: Indonesian Couple Modifies Face Masks to Help People With Hearing Loss Communicate Safely

    Indonesian Couple Modifies Face Masks to Help People With Hearing Loss Communicate Safely

    By Madeleine Keck|May 14, 2020

    Over 200 masks have already been made and shipped throughout Indonesia. Read more

  • Article: Coronavirus: Australia's Largest Supermarket Introduces Exclusive Shopping for Elderly and People With Disabilities

    Coronavirus: Australia's Largest Supermarket Introduces Exclusive Shopping for Elderly and People With Disabilities

    By Madeleine Keck|March 17, 2020

    Woolworths has taken drastic measures to stop panic-buying in response to coronavirus. Read more

  • Article: Pacific Athletes With Disabilities Work to Qualify for the Paralympics with Help From Australia

    Pacific Athletes With Disabilities Work to Qualify for the Paralympics with Help From Australia

    By Madeleine Keck|March 13, 2020

    A record number of Pacific athletes are hoping to attend the 2020 Summer Paralympics. Read more

  • Article: This Company Is Bringing the World’s Best Adaptive Fashion to Australia

    This Company Is Bringing the World’s Best Adaptive Fashion to Australia

    By Madeleine Keck|Feb. 11, 2020

    The online platform will cater to those living with disabilities, from autism to amputees. Read more

  • Article: 1.3 Billion People With Disabilities Are at Risk of Being Left Behind. We Can Do Better.
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    1.3 Billion People With Disabilities Are at Risk of Being Left Behind. We Can Do Better.

    By Edward Ndopu|Dec. 3, 2019

    "My mother was told I wouldn’t live beyond five." Read more

  • Article: People With Disabilities Face Widespread Violence and Discrimination in the Central African Republic
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    People With Disabilities Face Widespread Violence and Discrimination in the Central African Republic

    By Brittany Quy|Oct. 17, 2019

    Their plight worsens in conflict zones. Read more