The accessibility and inclusion tipping point from bluenotes
Thu 6 December 2018
Dylan Alcott, star wheelchair tennis player and basketballer, was a standout success at the Australian Open this year, winning hearts and minds with his brains and backhand.
Elsewhere, a series of ground-breaking TV programs, including ABC’s Employable Meand You Can’t Ask That, busted stereotypes and confronted the discrimination of people living with a disability. The programs revealed the challenges facing blind people, people with facial differences, those who use wheelchairs and short statured people.
"Whilst member organisations compete with each other on a daily basis, they don’t have to compete on inclusion.” - Colbert