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ADDC Bulletin December 2015


. 1Welcome to the December 2015 ADDC Bulletin. 3

 3UPDATES. 4

ADDC Executive Committee. 4

International Day of People with Disability – UN activities. 4

International Day of People with Disability – international highlights. 5

International Day of People with Disability – Australia. 5

Churches and Disability inclusion. 8

African Disability Forum (ADF) holds First General Assembly. 8

APIDS celebrates its 10th anniversary. 8

General Comment on the right to inclusive education. 9

G3ict and Global Accessibility Leaders Announce Procurement Charter 9

CONFERENCES and EVENTS. 9

Melbourne Social Equity Institute’s Conference (3-5 Feb 2016) 9

Power, Politics and Positive Deviance (8 Feb 2016) 9

Australasian Aid Conference (10-11 Feb 2016) 10

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

Commission on the Status of Women (14-24 March 2016) 10

3rd Ratchasuda International Conference on Disability (28-29 April 2016) 10

World Humanitarian Summit 2016 (23-24 May 2016) 10

2016 IASSIDD World Congress (15-19 August 2016) 11

WBU-ICEVI General Assemblies (18-25 Aug 2016) 11

Exclusion & Embrace: Disability, Justice and Spirituality (21-23 Aug 2016) 11

EMPLOYMENT and FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES. 12

Technical Advisors in Inclusive Development 12

Digital Champions. 12

Inclusion by Design Impact Awards in Sport and Physical Activity. 12

RESOURCES. 13

UN-Habitat Study on Right to Adequate Housing for Persons with Disabilities - available now. 13

WEBINAR series: Making humanitarian response age and disability inclusive: the Minimum Standards. 13

Care Australia Disability Framework 2015 Finalised. 13

Survey on transport-to-school for children with disabilities. 13

New Book Launched: Disability and Disaster: Exploration and Exchanges. 13

Report: ‘Making it Work’ initiative on gender and disability inclusion: Advancing equity for women and girls with disabilities. 14

CDRP, University of Sydney, 4th Quarter 2015. 14

DFID Disability Newsletter: Edition 4. 14

CBM International. International Advocacy Newsletter for December 15