WWDACT e-Bulletin no 13, 2019 – 10 July

July 13, 2019

The WWDACT E-Bulletin, Issue 13/19 is out now. View this e-Bulletin in your browser here. Fill out the form here to subscribe. Message from the Chair   Dear Members and Colleagues,   At the end of June I returned from attending the Twelfth Council of States Parties (COSP12) for the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD)

WWDACT e-Bulletin no 11, 2019 – 12 June

June 12, 2019

The WWDACT E-Bulletin, Issue 11/19 is out now. View this e-Bulletin in your browser here. Fill out the form here to subscribe. Message from the Chair   Dear Members and colleagues, When you are reading this I will be in New York at the 12th session of the UN Council of States Parties (COSP12) to the Convention on the

WWDACT e-Bulletin no 10, 2019 – 29 May

May 30, 2019

The WWDACT E-Bulletin, Issue 10/19 is out now. View this e-Bulletin in your browser here. Fill out the form here to subscribe. Message from the Chair   Dear Members and colleagues, The quixotic election results on Saturday 18 May have resulted in hours of navel-gazing and analysis, from politicians and the press as well as within our friendship groups.

WWDACT e-Bulletin no 9, 2019 – 18 May

May 21, 2019

The WWDACT E-Bulletin, Issue 09/19 is out now. View this e-Bulletin in your browser here. Fill out the form here to subscribe. Message from the Chair   Dear Members and colleagues, WWDACT warmly welcomes Ajar Sana, our new Community Engagement Officer. She will be working at the WWDACT office with Clare. More details are on the Board/Staff page on

WWDACT e-Bulletin no 8, 2019 – 2 May

May 6, 2019

The WWDACT E-Bulletin, Issue 08/19 is out now. View this e-Bulletin in your browser here. Fill out the form here to subscribe. Profile on WWDACT people Lou Bannister has been a member of WWDACT since the mid-90s. She is now the Chair of the Ministerial Council on Women (MACW) – we believe she is the first women with disabilities

WWDACT e-Bulletin no 7, 2019 – 17 April

April 17, 2019

The WWDACT E-Bulletin, Issue 05/19 is out now. View this e-Bulletin in your browser here. Fill out the form here to subscribe. Message from the Chair   Dear Members and Colleagues,   Now we have the long-anticipated federal election on May 18th, just 4 weeks away. This is a reminder that the ACT has changed since 2016. In this

WWDACT e-Bulletin no 6, 2019 – 3 April

April 3, 2019

The WWDACT E-Bulletin, Issue 06/19 is out now. View this e-Bulletin in your browser here. Fill out the form here to subscribe. Message from the Chair   Dear Members and Colleagues, WWDACT is searching for a part time short term Community Engagement Officer to work with us over May and June. We look forward to expanding our staff team.

WWDACT e-Bulletin no 5, 2019 – 21 March

March 21, 2019

The WWDACT E-Bulletin, Issue 05/19 is out now. View this e-Bulletin in your browser here. Fill out the form here to subscribe. Message from the Chair   Dear Members and Colleagues, I think we are all immensely saddened by last Friday’s events at the Al Noor and Linwood Mosques in Christchurch. We grieve for all in New Zealand and

WWDACT e-Bulletin no 4, 2019 – 4 March

March 4, 2019

The WWDACT E-Bulletin, Issue 04/19 is out now. View this e-Bulletin in your browser here. Fill out the form here to subscribe. Message from the Chair   It is Hearing Awareness Week from Sunday 3 March to Saturday 9 March, and WWDACT Board Member, Dianne McGowan, is leading the way in calling for community inclusion for people with hearing

WWDACT e-Bulletin no 3, 2019 – 6 February

February 6, 2019

The WWDACT E-Bulletin, Issue 01/19 is out now. View this e-Bulletin in your browser here. Fill out the form here to subscribe. Message from the Chair   Dear Members and Friends, There are 2 items in this e-Bulletin that require prompt action.    The first is the PWDACT call for people with disabilities to be involved in a consumer