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ADDC Bulletin March 2017


ADDC Bulletin March 2017 Headlines

 

NEWS and UPDATES

  • 5th Pacific Regional Conference on Disability: A Real Success

  • UNDP: Evaluates disability-inclusive development in its work programme

  • New blog to provide overview of issues related to disability and literacy

  • Affordable video calling a boon for people with hearing disabilities

  • Japan’s Adoption of Universal Design Ahead of Tokyo Paralympic Games 2020

 

CONFERENCES and EVENTS

  • UNISDR – Invitation to CSOs/DPOs to participate in Global Platform

  • M-Enabling Summit 2017 (12 to 14 June 2017)

  • Australian Network on Disability Annual National Conference 2017
  • Asia Pacific Autism Conference (7-9 September, 2017)
  • Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity (9-11 October, 2017)

  • 23rd Conference of Asian Federation on Intellectual Disabilities (AFID), (18-24 November, 2017)

 

EMPLOYMENT and FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

  • Apply for MFAT Pacific Island Countries Participation Fund (PIC Fund)!

  • DRF – Call for proposals for funding from DPOs

 

EMPLOYMENT and DISABILITY

  • ILO: New guide to promote diversity and inclusion at the workplace

 

NEW RESOURCES

  • HRW research and video on situation of refugees with disabilities

  • New report: Access of women with disabilities to MNH Services in Timor Leste

  • New Report: Strengthening the Role of Women with Disabilities in Humanitarian Action: A Facilitator’s Guide

  • A new look website

 

NEWSLETTERS from OTHER ORGANISATIONS

  • UN Enable Newsletter

  • WHOCC in Health Workforce Development in Rehabilitation and Long-Term Care

  • Light for the World: Disability Inclusion Lab Newsletter #12