ADDC Bulletin December 6th, 2012

Welcome to the December 6th, 2012 ADDC’s Bulletin. 




Development for All strategy—Mid-term review 

No one left behind 

Disability Rights Fund Announces 2013 Grantmaking will Include Haiti and Rwanda 

AGENDA Conference Promotes Exchange of Ideas on Electoral Access 

IDB launches call for innovative solutions for the labor and financial inclusion of people with disabilities 

Working towards an inclusive new development agenda 

Mental Health, another Victim of Climate Change 

American Disability Community Denounces Failure to Pass Treaty in U.S. Senate


International Day of Persons with Disabilities- Updates 

News from PNG on International Day of Persons with Disabilities 

Ms Linda B O'Neil, the First Lady of PNG - Guest of Honour speech 

How a Pacific islander with disability is helping build a better future for all 

Increasing Access: Commemorating International Day of Persons with Disabilities 

Increasing Electoral Access for Persons with Disabilities 

The World Bank Must Become a Leader on Disability 

Commission takes a step towards web accessibility for persons with disabilities Media release 

MIUSA releases new video in commemoration of International Day of Persons with Disabilities 

On International Day of Persons with Disabilities, Ban calls for new push to improve access to society 

Removing barriers to create an inclusive and accessible society for all 


Refer to ADDC website: Calendar of Events for new items 

Inclusive Cities - Improving involvement of people marginalised and discriminated against 

UNICEF/Washington Group on Disability Statistics Module on child functioning and disability webinar 

International Multi-sectoral conference – Global fight against HIV/AIDS

Global Congress meeting against Economic Crisis, Child Protection & HIV/AIDS Treatment, Prostitution, Sex Work and forced Labor 

7th Women’s Institute on Leadership and Disability (WILD) 

Calls for Papers and Participants 

Call for Papers – Reframing the Youth Bulge: From problem to solution

2013 Conference on Childhoods in South Asia 

Call for Participants for Study on Impact of Immigration Detention on Mental Health 


Disability Rights Fund Announces 2013 Grantmaking will Include Haiti and Rwanda 

Opportunity Vietnam Disability Chief of Party (CoP) 

Head of Finance and Operations, ADD International




Removing Barriers to Water, Sanitation & Hygiene (WASH) 

MIUSA to release new video on women with disabilities and development 

New Report: ‘Your Say, Yours Rights’ – Women with Disabilities and Access to Information Communication Technology (ICT)