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ADDC Bulletin March 2016


CONTENTS

News and Updates

  • Human Rights Council opens its 31st Regular session

  • Side event on disability statistics: 47th UN Statistical Commission

  • Pacific Disability Forum Champions in Action in Geneva

  • Update – International Disability Alliance in Bangkok

  • APIDS Funds Distribution

  • Microsoft wants to make Windows 10 and Office 365 more accessible

  • World Bank partners with Leonard Cheshire Disability to promote and protect inclusion for persons with disabilities

 

Conferences and Events

  • Nossal Institute for Global Health: Short Courses 2016

  • 32nd Annual Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability & Diversity (25-26 April 2016)

  • 3rd Ratchasuda International Conference on Disability (28-29 April 2016)

  • Disability Dialogues at the World Humanitarian Summit (23-24 May 2016)

  • 2016 IASSIDD World Congress (15-19 August 2016)

  • WBU-ICEVI General Assemblies (18-25 Aug 2016)

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

  • Join disability employment leaders in New Zealand (26-28 Sep 2016)

 

Employment and Funding Opportunities

  • GAATES Universal Design and Accessibility Consultant Database

 

New Resources

  • Skills For All:Disability inclusion in skills development in Vanuatu

  • Pacific-Indicators for Disability Inclusive Education (Pacific-INDIE)

  • Right to Work - Report of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

 

Newsletters from Other Organisations

  • Centre for Disability Research and Policy (CDRP) February Newsletter

  • CBM International Advocacy Newsletter

  • Pacific Disability Forum Updates

  • UN Enable Newsletter - February 2016