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ADDC Bulletin January 17th, 2013


Welcome to the January 17th, 2013 ADDC’s Bulletin.







CONTENTS







UPDATES
 







International Network for Disabled Youth 







Persons with disabilities still facing challenges to vote in Indonesia 







Disability movement in Pakistan 







Pakistan: Human Rights Ministry to Establish ‘Disability Desk’ 







Mental Scars of Violence: MSF Assists Victims of Conflict in Kenya 







SRI LANKA: Floods, drought exacerbate vulnerability 







Heath: Developing countries experiencing increased mercury emissions – report 







Treaty ‘insufficient’ to reduce global mercury levels harmful to children 







Education Act amendment to benefit thousands of students with disabilities in Taiwan 







Violence against women: a focus of the Papua New Guinea Human Rights Film Festival







CONFERENCES and EVENTS 







Refer to ADDC website: Calendar of Events for new items 







Refer to Global Development International calendar 







ADDC Practitioner’s Interest Forum – SAVE THE DATE 13th March, 2013 







Reframing the youth bulge: From problem to solution 







Call For Papers: Reframing the Youth Bulge: From Problem to Solution 







Poverty and Disability in Developing Countries 







EMPLOYMENT and FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES 







Disability Rights Fund Announces 2013 Grantmaking will Include Haiti and Rwanda 







Consultancy to conduct a National Disability Study 







FCO Human Rights and Democracy Programme – Call for Bids by 8th Feb 







Vacancy: National UN Volunteer to support rights of persons with disabilities in Pacific







Regional coordinator, Abilis Foundation (Finland) 







Call for Candidates for Rehabilitation & Training Coordinator - Haiti 







RESOURCES 







Signatories - Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities 







Disability, Disasters, Poverty and Human Rights Resources 







French Fries or Weaving: Choosing the "Right" Business 







NEWSLETTERS: OTHER ORGANISATIONS 







IDA Disability Rights Bulletin