RESOURCES

ADDC Bulletin April 2016


NEWS and UPDATES

  • 9th session of the Conference of States Parties to the CRPD

  • 15th session of the UN CRDP Committee: Read Diane Kingston’s Blog from Geneva

  • 47th Statistical Commission agrees on 12 SDG indicators                from The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)

  • New ACFID report: From Policy to Action, Australian Aid and the Sustainable Development Goals

  • Call for Papers: Disability and the Global South Journal

  • DSPD/DESA Forum on Disability-Inclusive Humanitarian Action

  • News update on people with disabilities in Fiji after Tropical Cyclone Winston

  • Partnership for access to justice for women with disabilities in Bangladesh

  • South African National Disability summit closed with draft rights declaration

  • African Disability Forum (ADF) Executive Council approves 46 African DPOs for ADF Membership

  • Voice of Persons with Disabilities – a Cambodian radio by and for persons with disabilities

  • Survey Request:  D/deaf and hard of hearing Professionals in EI Programs

CONFERENCES and EVENTS

  • Nossal Institute for Global Health: Short Courses 2016

  • DFAT Webinar on Disability Inclusion (3 May 2016)

  • Workability International Annual Conference - Join disability employment leaders in New Zealand (26-28 Sep 2016)

  • ACFID Workshop in Sydney: ‘Refocusing the Lens: A Workshop Examining the Use of Images and Messages in Fundraising in the International Aid and Development Sector’ (9 May 2016)

  • Disability Dialogues at the World Humanitarian Summit (23-24 May 2016)

  • 2016 IASSIDD World Congress (15-19 August 2016)

  • WBU-ICEVI General Assembly (18-25 Aug 2016)

  • 3rd International Universal Design Conference (August 21 – 24 2016)

  • 2nd CBR World Congress, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (27-29 Sep 2016)

  • Exclusion & Embrace: Disability, Justice and Spirituality (21-23 Aug 2016)

 

EMPLOYMENT and FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

  • DFAT DID Fund

  • Call for Applications: IPWDGN Regional Coordinators

NEW RESOURCES

  • 'Time for Equality'

  • Free course to improve healthcare for people with intellectual disabilities

  • Inclusive education: what, why, and how: a handbook for program implementers

 

NEWSLETTERS FROM OTHER ORGANISATIONS

  • APIDS April Newsletter

  • Centre for Disability Research and Policy (CDRP) March newsletter

  • UN Enable March

  • Newsletter International Disability Alliance (IDA): April Bulletin