Australian Disability + Development Consortium

ADDC is an Australian based, international network focusing attention, expertise and action on disability issues in developing countries; building on a human rights platform for disability advocacy.

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Media Release: ADDC responds to DFAT disability budget cuts

Australia’s aid budget slashes core disability funds The Federal Government’s cut to disability inclusive development has shocked the Australian Disability […]

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Federal Budget 2020 – ADDC Response

Tonight we are shocked at the announcement that the disability inclusion budget within Australia’s #foreignaid budget will be slashed by […]

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COVID-19 and Disability: lessons learned so far

This webinar highlighted some of the key challenges faced by people with disabilities as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.  […]

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Upcoming Events

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Webinar: Disability-inclusive Practice & Research: COVID-19 & Beyond

Monday, 18th May 2020

Panel Discussion & Guidance Report Launch Discussion co-facilitated by ACFID and ADDC with Guidance Report launch by RDI Network Date: […]

Webinar: Why Inclusion in M&E?

Thursday, 10th Oct 2019

UPDATE: This webinar has been completed.  You can access resources from this webinar here. Our webinar has been rescheduled to Thursday […]


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International Day Resource Kit

Wednesday, 25th Nov 2020

Welcome to ADDC’s IDPD resource kit, designed to help the international development sector to mark International Day of People with Disabilities (IDPD) across online and social media platforms on 3 December. Pick, chose and adapt from the following content, to guide and inspire your communications so that we can all make some noise celebrating IDPD this year!

International Day Activity Toolkit

Wednesday, 21st Oct 2020

International Day of People with Disabilities (IDPD) aims to raise awareness and promote action around the rights of people with disability and their full inclusion in society. This year it is on Thursday, 3 December.


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