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ADDC Bulletin February 7th, 2013


Welcome to the February 7th 2013, 2013 ADDC’s Bulletin



CONTENTS 



UPDATES 







AusAID releases Accessibility Design Guide 







Empowering people for social change 







Commission to focus on empowering people 







United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Shadow Report Project Group Communiqué February 2013 7







The University of the South Pacific is embarking on an inclusive approach 







Malawi Pres Banda calls for equal opportunities for disabled 







Global leaders call for more opportunities for people with intellectually disability 







Assistive software to help students with vision disabilities in exams 







Paraguay: More work for people with a disability 







Landmine danger persists in Somalia 







Sierra Leone: President Koroma Gives Hope to People with a Physical Disability 







Announcement to the users and survivors of psychiatry movement 







First assembly of DPO United - Video 







RailCorp discriminates against blind, court finds 







FUNDING & GRANTS 







Applications now open for the 2014 Australia Awards Scholarships 







Prime Minister’s Pacific Program (PMPP) 







CONFERENCES and EVENTS
 







Refer to ADDC website: Calendar of Events for new items 







Refer to Global Development International calendar 







ADDC Practitioner Interest Forum 







2013 Calendar of UN Treaty Body Sessions 







Oxfam Monash Partnership Call for research proposals – applications open 







ITC ILO-Course Announcement “Labour market inclusion of persons with disabilities”, 22 - 26 April 2013 







NEW LLM Program in Disability Law at Syracuse University College of Law 







RESOURCES 







MDG Gender Chart 2012 







Council of Europe Human Rights Education Manual “COMPASS” - a new, revised version! 







Global Social Policies Information Package 







NEWSLETTERS: OTHER ORGANISATIONS
 







PDF Weekly Update: 







Iliesa Delana's Big Day 







Iliesa Delana's New Dream for Fiji 







Persons with Disabilities must have a voice 







CBM Inclusive Development Newsletter – Feb 2012 







Welcome to the Austraining International February newsletter 







February assignments online now 







AYAD Forum 







Magazine review – we need your help!







Promote our upcoming Information Sessions to potential applicants 







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