Archive of posts in the 'Discrimination' category

Calls for legislative change to increase audio description

July 28, 2016

PIAC has called for changes to the Broadcasting Services Act 1992 (Cth) to make TV accessible to the more than 350,000 people who are blind or have low vision, by requiring a minimum level of programs be broadcast with audio … read more

Equality, Discrimination & Faith – a panel discussion

July 1, 2016

Tickets are now on sale for our panel event on 1 August at Sydney Grammar School, in support of PIAC’s human rights work. Join MC Julie McCrossin, Alex Greenwich MP, Father Frank Brennan SJ AO, Kate Eastman SC, and Edward … read more

Time for reform – mental illness and life insurance

May 12, 2016

On 22 April 2016, PIAC made a submission to the Senate Economics Reference Committee’s inquiry into the need for reform and improved oversight of the life insurance industry.  Since 2012, PIAC has been providing legal advice and representation to people … read more

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