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Mid-term review of ‘Development for All – towards a disability-inclusive Australian aid program 2009-2014’. ADDC Practitioner Interest Forum 13 March 2013. Rebecca Gibb, Assistant Director – Disability Policy Section, AusAID. ‘ Development for All ’ strategy 2009-2014

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Mid-term review of ‘Development for All – towards a disability-inclusive Australian aid program 2009-2014’

ADDC Practitioner Interest Forum

13 March 2013

Rebecca Gibb, Assistant Director – Disability Policy Section, AusAID

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‘Development for All’strategy 2009-2014
  • Australia ratified the CRPD in 2008
  • Strategy launched in November 2008
  • Purpose
    • To ensure people with disabilities are included in and benefit equally from Australia’s aid program
mid term review
Mid Term Review

In 2012, an independent review was undertaken to identify achievements to date, and inform future work under the strategy.

Consultations took place in:

PNG, Samoa, Fiji, Cambodia, Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand and Australia.

mtr findings successes
MTR Findings - successes

Early progress under the strategy has been ‘considerable and impressive’.

Progress has been made, including

Increased access to education, health and law and justice services

People with disability have an increased voiceto advocate for their rights as citizens

Several examples of early analysis on barriers to inclusion

mtr findings opportunities
MTR Findings - opportunities

Along with considerable gains there is more to be done, including

AusAID capacity and systems strengthened to build awareness and understanding of disability-inclusive development

Up-front analysis on barriers to inclusion and participation in our programs

Committing budget for inclusive design and implementation

Measuring the impact of our work

Continued focus on leadership, both within AusAID and amongst the broader stakeholders in disability-inclusive development.

awareness and understanding
Awareness and understanding

We are working to ensure that AusAID staff are confident and have the tools to promote and implement disability-inclusive development.

inclusive analysis and accessible design
Inclusive analysis and Accessible Design

Early analysis on barriers to inclusion (societal, institutional, physical)

AusAID’s Accessibility Design Guide provides a policy framework and design standards to enhance accessibility of the built environment in Australian aid activities.

monitoring and evaluation
Monitoring and evaluation

AusAID needs to respond to strong interest from stakeholders in the Strategy and its implementation.

- we will do this through systematically collecting and sharing evidence on our successes and lessons learned.

international leadership
International leadership

Australia has an important role to play in the 2013 High Level Meeting and the Post-2015 agenda.

  • The High Level Meeting is an important opportunity for the disability community to develop a clear position to take forward in the Post-2015 discussions.
  • We are keen to ensure that the framework that replaces the Millennium Development Goals is inclusive of people with disability.
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Thank YouAusAID Disability Inclusive Development website: www.ausaid.gov.au/keyaid/disability.cfmDevelopment for All strategy: www.ausaid.gov.au/developmentforall.cfm DfA companion volume: www.ausaid.gov.au/developmentforall-companion.cfm Independent Review of Aid Effectiveness: www.aidreview.gov.au/index.html An Effective Aid Program for AustraliaMaking a Real Difference – Delivering Real Results: www.ausaid.gov.au/publications/aidreview-response/effective-aid-program-for-australia.pdf