RESOURCES

ADDC Bulletin July 2014


 

 

ADDC Bulletin –July 2014

CONTENTS

UPDATES

Disability Strategy Consultation – Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

2014: a landmark year in UK government policy on disability and development

Australia’s New Aid Program

Seventh session of the Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Results of the 2014 CRPD Committee elections

Australian NGO Youth Delegation to COSP 2014

Statement by Javed Abidi, Chairperson of Disabled People’s International (DPI) at General Debate of The Seventh Conference of State Parties to CRPD

Post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals

World’s health ministers endorse action plan to improve health for all people with disability

Polio Discussion in Australian Parliament

Disability rights council to be formed in Burma

Zimbabwe government supports inclusive education

New Guidelines on Inclusive Disaster Risk Reduction

Tonga National Policy on Disability Inclusive Development 2014-2018 Approved

EU Published its First Report on The Implementation of The UN Convention

Pacific Disability Forum Receives Inaugural Pacific Award for Disaster Innovation and Leadership for Resilience

Promoting DID in Melbourne

    CONFERENCES and EVENTS

Call for volunteers to assist at Disability Networking Zone during AIDS 2014 international conference - Sunday 20 to Friday 25 July 2014

Neighbourhoods and Communities. Building Civil Society Step by Step (Melbourne) – 25 to 26 August 2014

Asia Pacific Disability Forum - The 1st Announcement of APDF GA & Conference, Hanoi, Vietnam - November 26 to 29, 2014

Enable Disability Inclusion Workshop – 4 August, Canberra

    RESOURCES

C20 Australia Position Papers

Manual on Disability and Elections

Recent Publications Disability Inclusive Development

An interagency statement from OHCHR, UN Women, UNAIDS, UNDP, UNFPA, UNICEF and WHO

UN Enable Newsletter, April 2014

May 2014 Newsletter of the Cambodian Disabled Peoples Organization

24/06/2014 - Measuring progress on disability rights

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