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ADDC Bulletin August 2015


 

ADDC Bulletin –August2015. 1

CONTENTS. 1

Welcome to the August 2015 ADDC Bulletin. 3

Follow ADDC on Twitter 3

Disclaimer: 3

UPDATES. 5

Practitioner Interest Forums (PIF) – register now! 5

UNICEF & WHO Discussion Paper - Assistive Technology for Children with Disabilities. 6

UN Video Celebrates inclusion for persons with disability. 6

Submission - CRPD focus on women and girls with disability. 6

8th session of the Conference of States Parties to the CRPD. 6

Being Counted: Funding for People with Disabilities Blog. 6

Australia Pacific Islands Disability Support (APIDS) Funding. 7

Disabled People’s International news. 7

CONFERENCES and EVENTS. 7

Sport for Development (10 Aug 2015) 7

‘Silent Tears’ – (22 Aug to 20 Sept 2015) 8

Civil Society Forum: Australian civil society & the SDGs (25 August) 8

3rd Pacific CBR Forum and Rehabilitation Meeting (1-3 Sept 2015) 8

International Week of the Deaf 2015 (September 2015) 8

Asia Pacific Autism Conference (9-11 Sept 2015) 8

C20 Summit 2015 (14-15 Sept 2015) 9

Disability Mainstreaming in Development Training Program (5-9 Oct 2015) 9

6th Africa Forum, Uganda (4-8 Oct 2015) 9

ACFID National Conference (15-16 Oct 2015) 9

Nossal Global Health Forum (29 Oct 2015) 9

Gender Academy - 30 fellowships available (16-27 Nov 2015) 9

Melbourne Social Equity Institute’s Conference (3-5 Feb 2016) 10

Evidence in Global Disability and Health (18 Feb 2016) 10

DPI World Assembly, New Delhi, India (11-13 April 2016) 10

WBU-ICEVI General Assemblies (18-25 Aug 2016) 10

Refer to ADDC website: Calendar of Events for new items. 10

EMPLOYMENT and FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES. 10

Disability Rights Fund Funding. 10

Funding Leadership and Opportunities for Women. 11

Deadline for submissions 31 August 2015. 11

ASEAN People's Awards. 11

Position at CBM Australia. 11

RESOURCES. 12

Promoting Disability Inclusion through Sport in Fiji 12

A psychosocial approach promoting the inclusion of persons with disabilities. 12

United Nations Enable Newsletter – June/July 2015. 12

Disabled Peoples' International Asia-Pacific (DPI/AP) Newsletter 24 July. 13

Discovering Deaf Worlds Summer 2015 newsletter 13

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