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QAI granted Special consultative status

On 8 June 2018, Queensland Advocacy Incorporated was granted Special consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). This enables representatives of QAI to register and participate in events, conferences and activities of the United Nations and sit as observers at public meetings of ECOSOC and its subsidiary bodies, General Assembly, Human […]

Submission by QAI – Disability Services and Other Legislation (Worker Screening) Amendment Bill 2018

QAI submission – Disability Services (Worker Screening) Amendment Bill 2018

A disability aware approach to torture prevention? Australian OPCAT ratification and improved protections for people with disability’

Article in the Australian Journal of Human Rights – co-authored with QAI’s Emma Phillips: ‘A disability aware approach to torture prevention? Australian OPCAT ratification and improved protections for people with disability’ https://www.tandfonline.com/eprint/8FMNHGjFaeD46hq2jr5K/full

Improving Advocacy for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People with Disability

Submission to DSS – Improving Advocacy for ATSI with disability