Media Releases by The Hon Bill Shorten MP

Government Invites Stakeholder Comment

The Rudd Government has sought stakeholder views on the rights of persons with disabilities. The Government has invited over 200 non-government organisations and industry representatives to participate in a consultation on the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons… Continue reading

Inaugural national disability awards announced

Jenny Macklin and Bill Shorten today congratulated the recipients and finalists of the inaugural National Disability Awards announced last night at a special ceremony in Canberra. The National Disability Awards 2007 recognise the achievement of people with disability and their… Continue reading