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ADDC Bulletin 24th April, 2013



Welcome to the 24th April, 2013 ADDC’s Bulletin.

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ANZAC Day 25th April - We Remember Them 

UPDATES 
Empowerment of Urban Women and Youth Vital for Future Prosperity of Cities, UN Says 
Opening Session of the CRPD Committee´s 9th Session 
ICTs open new avenues for the empowerment of Persons with Disabilities 
Call for Abstracts for the Australasian Society for Intellectual Disability (ASID) 48th Annual Conference 
UN Women & The Post-2015 Development Agenda* Challenges and opportunities of Post-2015 Agenda 
USICD Welcomes International Colleagues 
New CRPD Website! 
One Billion Rising Victories – End Violence Against Women and Girls 
Alarm raised over 60,000 HIV+ babies annually in Nigeria 
'If I can succeed, so can you!' 
15 Million persons with disabilities live in rural China 
Deputy Minister advocates for disability compliance in South African universities 
Philippines to hold training on disaster preparedness for persons with disabilities 
Evolution of victim assistance within Handicap International 
Refugees with Disabilities from Somalia and South Sudan Receive 2013 Voices of Courage Award 

CONFERENCES and EVENTS 
Refer to ADDC website: Calendar of Events for new items 
Refer to Global Development International calendar 
Performance Management e-Workshop 
Mandala Workshop Program - Courses for volunteers 

EMPLOYMENT and FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES 
CBM Australia Senior Advisor – Program Quality 

NEWSLETTERS: OTHER ORGANISATIONS 
News from our Pacific Friends