Recently, the Human Rights Commission [HRC] came out with a report that addressed the government’s poor Covid-19 response to the disability community, says RNZ. Their report provides an accurate critique of the government’s efforts, or more accurately, partial efforts, to meet the needs of disabled people, particularly during the Omicron outbreak. “The aspirations and needs of disabled people and their whānau do not appear to have been given prominence in government policy and decision making throughout the pandemic.”

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