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Anne Kavanagh

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0000-0002-1573-3464

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12 Jul 2018
15

The Australian government has made several commitments to reduce the extent of discrimination and disadvantage experienced by people with disabilities.

In 1992 Australia enacted the Disability Discrimination Act; In 2008 Australia ratified the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD). In...

Journal article

16 Sep 2015
67

Housing, employment and economic conditions in many nations have changed greatly over the past decades. This paper explores the ways in which changing housing markets, economic conditions and government policies have affected vulnerable individuals and households, using Australia as a case study. The paper finds...

Journal article

1 Jan 2013
13

The socio-economic circumstances and health of people with disabilities has been relatively ignored in public health research, policy and practice in Australia and internationally.

Report

29 May 2007
149

The Victorian Lifestyle and Neighbourhood Environment Study (VicLANES) is internationally significant research involving 4,913 participants in 50 small areas in Melbourne. VicLANES examines the importance of area socio-economic status (SES), neighbourhood environments, individual perceptions, attitudes and knowledge in relation to three important health behaviours: •...

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