Disabled People’s Organisations Australia (DPO Australia) promotes and advances the human rights and freedoms of all people with disability in Australia


#COSP16 Day 4 Round-Up – 15 June 2023

The fourth day of the Conference of State Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (#COSP16) was very similar to the third day, with a lot…

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#COSP16 Intervention Statement 4 – Nicole Lee, People with Disability Australia

In Australia, all jurisdictions contain mental health laws that permit detention, compulsory treatment, seclusion and restraint. These laws, the CRPD Committee has shown in General Comment 1, are incompatible with…

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