2019 CRPD Delegation Round-up

Media releases

Civil Society Shadow Report

Delegation’s activities

Find out more here about the members of the delegation, and read each of their opening statements to the UN Committee. We also livetweeted those – you can retweet highlights from Damien, Justen, Kelly, Sonia, Lauren, Noel, and Judy‘s speeches.

Daily highlights



The UN Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities has made strong recommendations for immediate action to be taken by the Australian Government to address ongoing human rights violations. We’ve summarised some of their key concerns in this post.

You can download the UN Committee’s concluding observations from the UN Human Rights Commission website, here. AFDO have also uploaded PDF and accessible Word versions on their website.