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ADDC Bulletin 23rd May 2013


ADDC Bulletin Date, 23rd May 2013
 
CONTENTS
 

UPDATES 
• Pacific Sports Partnerships call for a healthier, inclusive Pacific
• “The Way Forward: Asia Pacific regional Consultation on a Disability Inclusive Development Agenda towards 2015 and         Beyond”
• Call to include people with disabilities in disaster risk reduction plans
• Post-2015 high-level panel making 'good progress' on new agenda
• Final Report of High-Level Panel on the Post-2015 Development Agenda to be released on 31 May
• POST-2015 Development Agenda Must Focus On Equality – UN Experts
• Post – 2015 Consultations
• Guidelines on how to establish National Partnership on Children with disabilities (NPcwd)
• Task forces on nutrition, education, humanitarian action and assistive technology
• UNICEF State of the World’s Children Report 11
• UN Officials Call For Harnessing Power Of Information Technology To Reduce Road Fatalities
• Call for nominations - 2013 United Nations Prize in the Field of Human Rights
• Amid Competing Global Challenges, Public Health Deserves Priority – UN Official
• WHO Sixty-sixth World Health Assembly
• Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) recently published annual Reports 2012
• 2012 OHCHR Report. Discrimination. Persons with disabilities
• Global Partnership on Children with Disabilities Nutrition Task Force
• Mapping Survey
• Ghanaian with disabilities need quality education: ISODEC
• Te reo Maori now part of online sign language dictionary
• Australian Civil Society Parallel Report Group Delegation
• Support for Indigenous people with disability
• MY World: The UN global survey for a better world
 
 CONFERENCES and EVENTS
• Refer to ADDC website: Calendar of Events for new items
• Refer to Global Development International calendar
• Disability-inclusive Development Forum’
• The 6th session of the Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with   Disabilities
• 55th Annual Convention of International Studies Association (ISA)
• International training courses in inclusive and rights based CBR
• Symposium on Disability, Technology and Rehabilitation in Low and Middle Income Countries.
• GA Thematic debate on Inequality
• High-Level Meeting on Disability
• GPcwd Forum 2013
• Special event to follow up on efforts on MDGs
• The Social Practice of Human Rights: Charting the Frontiers of Research and Advocacy
• 4th International Association for Asia Pacific Studies (IAAPS) Annual Conference
• Global Methodist Mission Conference for the Deaf--Nairobi Kenya

 EMPLOYMENT and FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES
• CBM Australia is seeking an Inclusive Development Manager
• UNICEF is seeking a consultant to support Inclusive Early Education Development in Latin America  and Caribbean  region

  RESOURCES
• Poverty: the official numbers
• Promoting equal opportunities and outcomes in Employment for persons with disabilities
• Manual for the Professional in Adapted Physical Activity

   NEWSLETTERS: OTHER ORGANISATIONS
• Inclusion Club Newsletter