Celebrate UK Disability History Month

The 22nd November to 22nd December is UK Disability History Month. It’s a time to reflect on where our movement has come from, and where it’s going. This year’s theme is ‘Disability and Language’. Because words are powerful, we’ve made an infographic to summarise this important issue, and make the topic understandable for society at […]

Celebrate 10 Years of UNCRPD Activism!

The UN Convention on the Rights of Disabled People was launched 10 years ago today. It has been a great framework for holding governments accountable for the treatment of disabled people, which we at Disability Wales are doing right now in the UK. Here’s a voxpop from one of our recent UN rights forums. In […]

Press Release: Disability Wales Celebrates Training Success

  On Friday 2nd December, graduates of the Enabling Wales training course celebrated their achievements. The course, in Active Citizenship, Equality and Democracy, is designed to empower disabled people to represent and campaign on disability issues in their communities. Mark Isherwood AM, Acting Chair of the Cross Party Group on Disability, presented the certificates at […]

Ask for a More Disability Friendly World for This Time Next Year

This 3rd December, we’re asking you what issues effect disabled people the most. That’s because the International Day of Disabled People is a time for promoting topics that disabled people want addressed. Our survey ensures that we’re representing you in the right areas. Based on how you respond, we can then do follow up work, […]

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