RESOURCES

ADDC Bulletin June 2016


JUNE 2016 CONTENTS

NEWS and UPDATES

  • 9th session of the Conference of States Parties to the CRPD (14 to 16 June)

  • New charter for persons with disabilities endorsed at UN humanitarian summit

  • Jakarta Post champions improved accessibility in the Indonesian capital

  • Philippines Marks First Disability-Inclusive Elections

 

CONFERENCES and EVENTS

  • Nossal Institute for Global Health: Short Courses 2016

  • ACFID National Conference, Melbourne (26-27 Oct 2016)

  • DFAT Webinar on Disability Inclusion (29 June 2016, 10.00-11.00am)

  • 2016 IASSIDD World Congress (14-19 August 2016)

  • Second CBR World Congress, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (27-29 September 2016)

  • UNICEF – Inclusive Communication Module

  • UNITAR Free Training Course: Introduction to the 2030 Agenda: A New Agenda for a

  • UNITAR E-learning course on human rights-based approach to disability (13 June -17 July, 2016 in English)

  • MDF Asia: Disability Mainstreaming Trainings: Hanoi, Vietnam (27-30 June 2016), Kigali, Rwanda (26-29 September 2016) and Colombo, Sri Lanka (5-8 December 2016).

  • WBU-ICEVI General Assembly (18-25 August 2016)

  • Third International Universal Design Conference (August 21–24 2016)

  • Exclusion & Embrace: Disability, Justice and Spirituality (21-23 August 2016)

  • 2016 Paralympics Games, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (7-18 September 2016)

  • 23rd Rehabilitation International (RI) World Congress, Edinburgh, UK (25-27 October, 2016)

  • Workability International Annual Conference - Join disability employment leaders in New Zealand (26-28 Sep 2016)

 

EMPLOYMENT and FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

  • Lead Technical Advisor – Disability Inclusive Development – Nossal Institute for Global Health. Applications close – COB Monday 4th July 2016

 

M&E and Disability

  • Embracing Practices of Inclusion

 

EMPLOYMENT and DISABILITY

  • Two interesting articles around employment and disability

NEW RESOURCES

  • New Report: Disaster, Disability and Difference: A Study of the Challenges Faced by Persons with Disabilities in Post-Earthquake Nepal

  • UNICEF Inclusive Communication Module

  • New IDS synthesis of Disability Inclusive Development

 

 

NEWSLETTERS FROM OTHER ORGANISATIONS

  • Centre for Disability Research and Policy (University of Sydney)