International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD) 2019

Internationally, 3 December 2019


It aims to promote public awareness, understanding and acceptance of people with disability. 

It also seeks to increase awareness of gains to be derived from the integration of people with disability in every aspect of political, social, economic and cultural life.

Kurt Fearnley AO has been named Australia's IDPwD patron for 2019. A sports icon, champion for the rights of people with disability and NSW Australian of the Year.

When: 3 December 2019