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ADDC Bulletin May 16th, 2013


Welcome to the May 16th, 2013 ADDC’s Bulletin. 

CONTENTS 
 
UPDATES 
This week in Australia we celebrate Volunteers Week 
The Australian Budget 
Disability Inclusion Funding 
New initiative: Enhancing Australia’s Commitment to Development in the Asia-Pacific Region 
Promoting opportunities for all 
Disability-inclusive development 
Australia’s Aid Program Delivers Impressive Results 
Gillard brought to tears while introducing disability legislation 
Australia helps children with hearing disabilities in India with cochlear implants 
Pacific Disability Forum and Secretariat of the Pacific Community join forces 
Joint PIFS-SPC Regional CSO Dialogue on Conflict, Peace & Security 
World Bank Safeguards 
Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction 
Health Gap between Countries is Narrowing, but challenges remain – UN report 
World Health Assembly 66th session 
Disability Rights Fund Announces Opening of Letter of Interest (LOI) Process for 2013 Second Round: Bangladesh and Uganda 
Survey on multilingual website assessment for accessibility – Call to participation 

CONFERENCES and EVENTS
 
Refer to ADDC website: Calendar of Events for new items 
Refer to Global Development International calendar 
Disability-inclusive development – Q&A 
Program Theory: Theories of Change and Logic Models 
Conference to conclude a treaty to facilitate access to published works by persons with print disabilities in Morocco 
How to prevent inequality derailing globalisation 
Disability Related Events – Global Platform on DRR 
The 3rd Global Methodist Missions Conference of the Deaf 
Virtual Global Platform – online discussions covering HRA2 21
9th session of the CRPD Committee- summaries, webcasts, decisions 

EMPLOYMENT and FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES 
Disability Rights Fund Announces Opening of Letter of Interest (LOI) Process for 2013 Second Round: Bangladesh and Uganda 
SUMMER 2013 Unpaid Internship Opportunity – UNICEF
 
RESOURCES 
Careers in development: 
Books: Poverty and Disability; Disability Inclusive Development 
A systematic review request for information 

NEWSLETTERS: OTHER ORGANISATIONS 
End The Cycle: Inclusive education: a step towards ending poverty 
Australian Partners May newsletter