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ADDC Bulletin March 2015


ADDC Bulletin –March 2015. 1

CONTENTS. 1

    UPDATES. 5

International Women’s Day (March 8) 5

Launch of Australian Aid Campaign. 5

Disability in ACFID Budget Submission. 5

4th Pacific Regional Conference on Disability 2015. 6

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Update - 7

ICT Accessibility for Vanuatu. 8

ODE report on Development Research. 8

DFAT Report: Performance of Australian Aid 2013-14. 9

Diabetes epidemic threatens development gains in Pacific Island. 9

CONFERENCES and EVENTS. 9

Refer to ADDC website: Calendar of Events for new items. 9

CRPD - Right to Education, 15 April 2015. 9

Disability Mainstreaming in Development Training Program.. 9

5th ACFID University Network Conference, 4 – 5 June. 9

International Conference on Mobility and Transport 10

Forthcoming UN disability-related events: 10

Taking action toward a disability-inclusive disaster risk reduction framework and its implementation. 10

World Down Syndrome Day 2015 Conference. 10

World Autism Awareness Day 2015. 11

8th Conference of States Parties to the CRPD. 11

EMPLOYMENT and FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES. 11

Position for intern/volunteer - Gender and disability. 11

Human Research Ethics Committee Member 11

Technical Advisor (Disability Inclusive Development) 11

Outreach and Communications Officer (new deadline) 11

RESOURCES. 12

Zero Project Report 2015. 12

Disability Rights International (DRI) New Report 12

Pacific Disability Forum.. 12

United Nations Enable Newsletter 12

United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) 13

CBM International Blog. 13

Disabled Peoples’ International Asia Pacific. 13

DCID New Issue Published. 13