RESOURCES

ADDC Bulletin June 2014


ADDC Bulletin – June 2014

CONTENTS

UPDATES

PDF announced as a winner of the Pacific Innovation and Leadership Award for Resilience

Conference of States Parties to the CRPD, 10-12 June 2014

World Health Assembly adopts WHO Disability Action Plan 2014 - 2021

Disability highlighted at UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

AACES report ‘advancing disability-inclusive development’

Zero Project Nominations

PWDSI disability rights awareness in Temotu province

Strengthening health information: a pressing need for the Pacific

TVET opens connection with Malampa’s disabled people

Plans to expand facilities for persons with disability

End the Cycle in PNG

CONFERENCES and EVENTS

First Global Forum on Disability: Voice of Our Own – 9 June 2014

Beyond 2015: Delivering On the Agenda for Persons with Visual Impairments in Africa

Fifth Summer School on Disability and Development: Indonesia

International Conference on Assistive Technology

4th International Post Graduate Conference - Development: What Now?

World Blind Union - Asia Pacific Mid-Term Regional General Assembly

Call for Papers - 2nd International Conference on Inclusive Education

South Pacific Educators in Vision Impairment Biennial Conference 2015

IDPP Fellowship Application Requirements for MPP Program at University of Malaya INPUMA

EMPLOYMENT and FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

Disability Rights Fund Grant Making Opportunity – closes June 12

Country Director - Helen Keller International - Bamako, Mali

UNICEF Disability Specialist

Research and Communications Officer, Disability Program, Cook Islands

RESOURCES

Online training course in Unified English Braille (UEB)

New Book: The Development of Disability Rights Under International Law - From Charity to Human Rights

Disability Research and Capacity Development in Vietnam

End the Cycle Newsletter May 2014

IDA Disability Rights Bulletin for April 2014