ADDC Bulletin August 2014


ADDC Bulletin –August 2014



ADDC works with partners to host Disability Network Zone at AIDS 2014 in Melbourne

Great News for Disability at the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development

Officials Focus on DID Issues in the Region

IDDC and IDA Side Event at UN: “What can the Post-2015 development achieve for Persons with Disabilities?”

New Report: The Economic Costs of Exclusion and Gains of Inclusion of People with Disabilities 

International Disability Alliance Elects Maryanne Diamond (AO) as New Chairperson

Dutch organisations form alliance to work for disability inclusive development in Nepal

Ghana Education Service takes steps to improve inclusive education.

DSWD leads event for persons with disabilities.

PSCDR to launch Prince Salman Award for Disability Research

Pacific Ministers Commit to Fight Against NCDs

Human Development Report 2014

Uni Qld provides support to children with disabilities in Vietnam..

Landmark treaty to end book famine

Report from Youth Delegation to COSP

PWDA International co-operation with disability services in China

Refer to ADDC website: Calendar of Events for new items

Conference on Assistive and Rehabilitation Technologies

5th International Disaster and Risk Conference in Davos

Sport Matters 2nd International Conference – 29 Sept – 1 Oct

2nd International Conference on Inclusive Education in Dhaka, 9-11 January 2015

Registrations and Abstracts – Migration, Social Disadvantage and Health – 11 to 13 February 2015

Annual Australasian Aid Conference – 12 to 13 February 2015

ICDD 2015 : International Conference on Disability and Diversity – 25-26 September 2015 


Duskin Leadership Scholarship – Japan

Disability Rights Fund Releases Second 2014 Request for Proposals: Bangladesh, Pacific Island Countries, Rwanda,  Uganda, and Peru

Partnership Request: Ethiopia


Source E-Bulletin Disability and Inclusion: NEW website!

Disability and HIV Resources

Disability Toolkit - A fun way for children to learn about disability

Polio Eradication Initiative June 2014 Newsletter

Partners in Disability and Development Newsletter

Disabled Peoples' International Asia-Pacific (DPI/AP)

Komar Pikar Foundation (KPF) Cambodia

Jacqueline Freney OAM announced as 2014 IDPwD Patron for Australia