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Eric Emerson

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1 Mar 2019
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The purpose of this compendium is to highlight, raise awareness and illustrate the opportunities for disability research in Australia.

Report

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...

Technical report

1 Mar 2018
16

This paper documents technical specifications for the production of a geographic analysis and graphical presentation of the proportion of working age adults with disabilities in Australia at Statistical Area Level 2 (SA2). This exercise is part of the Mapping Inequities Work Program within the Centre...

Technical report

28 Nov 2017
9

People with disabilities are at risk of being disadvantaged in many areas of their lives. In 2008 Australia ratified the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD). In doing so, Australia entered in to an international obligation to progressively realise the rights...

Report

7 Jul 2017
2

Exposure to violence is damaging to people's personal health and wellbeing and can limit their social, civic and economic participation in society. We know that people with disabilities are more likely to witness and be the victims of violence, including violent criminal acts, than their...

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