Read the latest news and stories from CBM Australia’s work helping people with disabilities living in the world’s poorest places. 

Behind the scenes filming for Miracles Day

Author: Stuart Harris, General manager ACCTV Story-telling is an ancient practice. It’s how we transfer information to one another, and...

West Coast Eagles chaplain ‘Morro’ talks about his seventh Miracles Day

Even though this is my seventh Miracles Day, I never...

Lyn Wake, a passionate CBM supporter, talks about the miracle of sight

Many years ago I travelled as a tourist to...

CBM Inclusive Eye Health Initiatives

At CBM, Inclusive Eye Health means ensuring eye health programmes are accessible and open to all members of the community, including people with disability...

Truly living my passion of helping others in need

Author: Nicole Denton 12 years ago, I came to a point where I knew I had to make some changes...

My Miracle Inspired Me to Help Others

Author: Mariska Meldrum I was born with a congenital cataract in my right eye. Since I was a baby, my...

Focus needed on disability inclusion

In a world where so many things need to be fixed, improved or built, you may ask why focus on inclusion? Why disability? CBM Australia’s Inclusive...

High Level Political Forum (HLPF) 2019 – Empowering People and Ensuring Inclusiveness and Equality

In 2015 all 196 member countries of the United Nations...

Project leaders reflect on CBM’s mental health work

In many countries, people with psychosocial disabilities such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorders and even...

A 12-minute operation can help restore Leah’s sight

When Leah was two weeks old, her Mum Shanitah and Dad Christian noticed that...

Inclusive humanitarians – partnering for better disaster preparedness and response

CBM recognises that, when it comes to disaster events,...

From grassroots to global: catalysing community action for disability inclusive development

The Research for Development Impact (RDI) Network and La...

Introduction – Grassroots to Global

CBM has a vision of an inclusive world in which all people with disabilities enjoy their human rights and...

Disability data

In line with Article 31 of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) and a target under Goal 17, Target 18 of Agenda 2030, there is...

Making Inclusion A Reality!

People with disabilities make up a significant proportion of the world’s most marginalised people. There are over one billion people living with disabilities in...

Community Based Inclusive Development (CBID)

Implementing the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) happens not only...

Digital Accessibility

One the themes for this year’s Conference of States Parties (CoSP) to the CRPD [Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disability] centred around Digital Accessibility – to acknowledge...

What is CoSP and why is it important?

Every year since 2006, individuals and organisations from around the globe gather every year at the Conference of State...

CBM’s statement from the CoSP opening ceremony

I am speaking on behalf of CBM, an international disability and development organization focusing on creating an inclusive world...

Nazir’s Story – Part 3

Dreams evolve from passion, circumstance and supportive friends. Part 1 of Nazir’s story talks about how he became unwell after he left University to support...