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DLI Meeting Wednesday 8 February 2017 at 5:30 in Nedlands.

Agenda Diverse Leadership Inc Meeting Wednesday 8 February 2017 at 5:30 in Nedlands

Diverse Leadership Inc.

Agenda for a Diverse Leadership Shared Learning meeting on Wednesday 8th February 2016 to be held at E-Qual office on 18 Stirling Highway, Nedlands from 5:30 pm.

Please call 0401 667 555 (Jane) on arrival. There are two visitor bays at the building, street parking is available on Bruce Street.

RSVP’s are required by Monday 6th February. info@diverseleadership.com.au

Mission:

Developing the capacity of people with disability to act as leaders in business, government, community or wherever their interests lie.

Agenda
5.30 – 6.30pm – Shared learning with possible Guest Speaker
· Shared Learning
6.30 – 7.30pm – Board meeting – 2017 planning session
1. Welcome and apologies
2. Project planning session for 2017
3. Date for the next meeting
4. Meeting Close

RSVP’s are required by Monday 6th February. info@diverseleadership.com.au

Check out Diverse Leadership:
Website: www.diverseleadership.com.au
Facebook: www.facebook.com/DiverseLeadership/
Twitter: @DiverseLeaderWA https://twitter.com/diverseleaderwa

Wayfinding Standard AS1428.4.2 including Accessible formats- released for public comment on 16 November 2015.

Hi Everyone

The long awaited Australian Standard for Wayfinding has been released for public comment. AS 1428.4.2

It is also the first Australian Standard to be released with ACCESSIBLE format options for people who are blind or vision impaired.

Please note that the following draft is open for public comment:

Draft Number: AS 1428.4.2
Title: Wayfinding
Project Committee: ME-064 Access for People with Disabilities
Public Comment Closing Datte: 18/01/2016

The link below should take you to the Standards Australia page where you can access the standard and provide your feedback on both the content of the Standard and its accessible formats.

Public comments close on 18th January 2016/

https://sapc.standards.org.au/sapc/secure/commenting/listComments.action?publicationId=604596

NEW PUBLIC USER
Want to make a comment on a draft out for public comment?
Create a Public account for the Standards Hub by clicking here to register.
https://sapc.standards.org.au/sapc/secure/commenting/listComments.action?publicationId=604596

If you have any questions or would like additional support please contact logging on Standards Australia on 1800 035 822 or mail@standards.org.au

Why register with the Standards Hub?
By registering you receive a Standards Hub account, which allows you to return at a later stage to submit more comments or review your original entries before officially submitting them. We also ask you to register so that we are able to contact you if we need further clarification regarding your comments.

Erika Webb
Blind Citizens Australia
Drafting Member – ME-064
erikaweb@yahoo.com.au
08 9401 6078
041 991 8264

Women Leaders in Sport

Minister for Sport The Hon Peter Dutton MP and the Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for Women The Hon Michaelia Cash, announced the opening of the 2014-15 grant round through a media release, to highlight the contribution of women in sport.

The Women Leaders in Sport grant program provides female administrators, coaches and officials with opportunities to undertake intermediate or advanced training within an existing pathway in the sport industry to reach their leadership potential. Individuals can apply for up to $5,000 and Organisations can apply for up to $10,000 to undertake training in the areas of coaching, communications, media and marketing, governance, management and administration, and officiating.

To be eligible for a grant, individuals must be involved in a paid or volunteer capacity at a local, state or national level in the sport industry for the duration of the project, and both individuals and organisations must be supported by a sporting organisation that is affiliated with a National Sporting Organisation (NSO) recognised by the ASC.

Applications will close at 4.00pm AEST on Wednesday 22 October 2014.

For more information on the program and to apply, please visit the Women Leaders in Sport webpage on the Australia Sports Commission Website