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ADDC Bulletin 6th June, 2013


 Welcome to the 6th June, 2013 ADDC’s Bulletin

CONTENTS 

UPDATES
INVITATION: ADDC Practitioners Interest Forums – Wed June 19th 
Leave No One Behind - A New Global Partnership: Eradicate Poverty and Transform Economies through Sustainable Development 
UN High Level report - Leave no one behind 
Post 2013 Development framework includes disability 
Disability post-2015: A huge step forward 
New UN goals call for end to extreme poverty by 2030
The good, the bad and the ugly in the long-awaited UN development report 
Post -2015 Development Agenda and ‘Historic” Opportunity to Eradicate Poverty – UN Chief 
AusAID Visit 
WHO - Resolution adopted on better health care for persons with disabilities 
Bill Gates 'disappointed' with Australian foreign aid cuts 
ACFID’s full Budget Analysis 
Australia Supporting More Than 700 Australian Awards Fellows from Developing Countries 
Toilets provide dignity for people with disability in Nepal 
HIV laws in Asia-Pacific lack teeth – UNDP 
Not-For-Profit Sector Freedom to Advocate Bill 2013 
Philippines OCD orients persons with disabilities on Disaster Risk Reduction Management 
Including persons with disabilities in community-based Disaster Risk Reduction 
Center helps children with disabilities learn new skills in Mongolia
 
CONFERENCES and EVENTS 
Refer to ADDC website: Calendar of Events for new items 
Refer to Global Development International calendar 
The Centre for Disability Research and Policy Events List 
6th Session of the Conference of States Parties to the CRPD 
Global Partnership on Children with Disabilities (GPcwd) 
International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction 2013 
Disability summer school opportunities 
Shaping the Future: Breakthrough Leadership for the End of Poverty
 
CALL for PAPERS 
Fourth ACFID University Conference - Development Futures: Alternative Pathways to End Poverty 

EMPLOYMENT and FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES 
Disability Consultant - Women's Refugee Commission 
DESA - Call for submissions to the UN Database of Experts on Disability 
Volunteer assignment: Te Toa Matoa (TTM) 
Volunteer Assignment - Organisational Development Officer 
UNICEF Consultant to support country office in Bhutan - Child Protection and Education 
WORLD FUTURE COUNCIL – VACANCY - Policy Officer – Persons with Disabilities
 
RESOURCES 
Publication of the 2012 OHCHR Report, with references to persons with disabilities and the CRPD 
Reflecting on Education for Sustainable Development through Two Lenses: Ability Studies and Disability Studies Sustainability 
The State of the World's Children – Children with Disabilities 
Educational photostories 
“It’s About Ability!” Video Contest Finalists 
Film Series 2 Lives: 2 Miles Apart 
#thisability Challenge 
Thematic Flyers 
The Polio Eradication and Endgame Strategic Plan 2013-2018 
Publication Date 

NEWSLETTERS: OTHER ORGANISATIONS 
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