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New Zealand Well-being Statistics 2016

New Zealand Well-being Statistics 2016, which was published by Stats NZ on Thursday 20 July, includes some useful information about the well-being of New Zealanders living with impairment.
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Sharing your Strategy in Action stories

We're always delighted to hear of the living proof that we, in New Zealand, are breaking down the barriers to make our country a less disabling place to live, work and play. Share your stories.
ODI news
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Report on NZSL Interpreter Standards released

The report, 'A review of NZSL Interpreter Standards' provides a current snapshot of the issues faced by the Deaf community to access a high-quality interpreting service throughout New Zealand.
NZSL
Research

5th National Māori Deaf Hui

A national Māori Deaf Hui was held 2-5 June 2017 near Whangarei at Whakapara Marae. There were up to 80 attendees and approximately 64 of them were Māori Deaf. Nearly 50% of the Māori Deaf who attended the hui were young Māori Deaf (rangatahi).
NZSL
Event

New Director announced

Brian Coffey appointed as the new Director of the Office for Disability Issues.
ODI news
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System transformation

Work to transform the disability support system is under way with a co-design team holding a series of workshop. Read about what's happening.
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Law & Policy