FPDN CEO DAMIAN GRIFFIS SPEAKS TO THE WIRE
DISABILITY ROYAL COMMISSION SEEKING INSIGHTS AND EXPERTISE FROM DISABLED FIRST NATIONS PEOPLE
10 June 2020
Source: The Wire
On Tuesday the Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability released another issues paper which is specifically seeking information about the experiences of First Nations people with disabilities.
With growing global attention on racial inequality, discrimination and stigma, the commission wants to hear their stories about what changes are needed within all societal settings including welfare, housing, health, employment and education.