DPA AGM 2019 Notice and Agenda

NOTICE OF MEETING FOR DPA ANNUAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO BE HELD AT : St  Andrew’s Centre, 30 The Terrace, Wellington 11.00am to 4.00pm Saturday 30 November 2019 AGENDA Karakia Welcome Formal business session including: Apologies Minutes of the previous…
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DPO Coalition News 05.9.19

Engaging with Government – The DPO Coalition continues to engage widely across Government to broaden Government’s awareness, understanding and aspiration for Disabled People. The recent funding boost in Budget 2019 will be used to continue to build this valuable work. Operational review…
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DPO Coalition News 29.8.19

Minister Sepuloni – The DPO Coalition met with the Minister and discussed progress on the Disability Action Plan. The Minister continues to lead real change for disabled people and has offered to help progress discussions with education. Independent Monitoring Mechanism – The DPO Coalition…
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DPO Coalition News 2.8.19

Disability Action Plan – The DPO Coalition met with officials from all agencies together to discuss progress with the new Disability Action Plan and the progress report to Cabinet in July. All agencies are engaged except for the Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment and we are…
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Preliminary DPA AGM 2019 notice

This is to give you advance notice that the Disabled Persons Assembly Annual General Meeting 2019 will be held on: Date: Saturday November 30 Place: Wellington (venue to be confirmed) We are currently looking at technology solutions to enable regions to connect in virtually to the physical…
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Press Release: Spaces of Belonging report launch

Understanding why and where disabled people feel they belong and don’t belong is the focus of a joint Spaces of Belonging research report launched tonight by the Disabled Persons Assembly (DPA), Imagine Better, and the University of Waikato. Previous research on disabled people’s…
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Membership Renewals

Current DPA memberships are due to expire on June 30. We value the continued support of our members - support that enables us to engage with the disability community, to listen to the views of disabled people, and articulate these as we work with decision makers. To renew your membership, please…
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