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ADDC Bulletin February 2017


February 2017 CONTENTS

NEWS and UPDATES

  • Charter on Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities in Humanitarian Action - Update and HNPW

  • Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Report for the UN Human Rights Council 2017 - Women & Girls with Disabilities

  • India’s parliament passes Disabilities Bill, making accessibility a mandatory requirement

  • ASEAN Task Force on the rights of persons with disabilities

  • 8 Disabled Women Who Are Changing the World Through Politics

 

CONFERENCES and EVENTS

  • UNISDR – Invitation to CSOs/DPOs to participate in Global Platform

  • Fifth Pacific Regional Conference on Disability (20-24 February 2017), Apia, Samoa

  • CRPD course online, beginning March 1

  • SUDI 2017 Conference - Indigenous peoples with disabilities: designing inclusive, equitable, strategies and policies (March 2 - 3, 2017)

  • Zero Project Conference with a focus on employment and work of persons with disabilities (22 to 24 February) Vienna, Austria

  • Conference on The right to work for persons with disabilities: International perspectives (8 to 10 March) Kassel, Germany

  • Third Symposium Franco-Latin American Research on Disability (9 to 11 March) Porto Alegre, Brazil

 

 

EMPLOYMENT and FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

  • Executive Officer, Australian Disability and Development Consortium

  • Program Officer – Systems and Reporting, CBM Australia

  • Occupational Therapist, Indonesia

  • Occupational Therapist - Special Education, South Africa

  • Speech Therapist, Indonesia

  • Occupational Therapist and Mentor, Solomon Islands

  • Inclusive Education Teacher Mentor, Indonesia

  • Occupational Therapist - Residential Care, South Africa

  • Intellectual Disability Curriculum Specialist, Papua New Guinea

 

M&E and DISABILITY

  • DFID Data Disaggregation Action Plan

  • Survey: Leadership and Mentoring opportunities for youth with disabilities

 

 

NEW RESOURCES

  • ILO releases new guide to promote diversity and inclusion at the workplace

  • Putting fundamental rights of persons with disabilities on the map

  • New releases from GHD Pacific Sports Partnerships

 

NEWSLETTERS FROM OTHER ORGANISATIONS

  • UN Enable Newsletter: December 2016