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ADDC Bulletin May 2015


ADDC Bulletin –May 2015. 1

CONTENTS. 1

UPDATES. 4

Sustainable Development Goals update. 4

Consultation – Pacific Rights Framework. 4

All Children Reading. 4

Nepal Earthquake – 25 April 5

Cyclone Pam updates. 5

Women and Girls with Disabilities. 5

UN World Autism Awareness Day 2 April: Employment 6

FIJI CRPD and Toolkit 6

13th session UN Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. 6

New WHO Department to include disability issues. 7

Kazakhstan ratifies the CRPD. 7

CONFERENCES and EVENTS. 7

Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity (18-19 May 2015) 7

Event: Menstrual Hygiene Day – (28 May) 7

5th ACFID University Network Conference (4-5 June) 7

Film Launch, Voice of Pacific Children with Disability – (9 June) 8

8th Conference of States Parties to the CRPD NY (9-11 June) 8

ICF Education Webinar (19 June) 8

Workability International Conference, San Diego (20-22 June) 8

International Conference on Mobility and Transport (28-31 July) 8

‘Silent Tears’ – (22 Aug to 20 Sept) 8

Asia Pacific Autism Conference (9-11 Sept) 8

Disability Mainstreaming in Development Training Program (5-9 Oct) 9

ACFID National Conference (15-16 Oct) 9

Nossal Global Health Forum (29 October) 9

DPI World Assembly, New Delhi, India (11-13 April 2016) 9

Save the Date: International Conference on "Evidence in Global Disability and Health" 9

EMPLOYMENT and FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES. 9

AVI Current opportunities. 9

ABILIS Foundation small grants funding. 10

Funding announcement - DRF. 10

GAATES - Trust Fund for Accessibility in Re-Building Nepal 10

RESOURCES. 10

Working Guide for Children with Disabilities. 10

OHCHR: The CRPD: A Training Guide. 10

ACFID Guidelines for Ethical Research and Evaluation in Development 11

Terminology - Deaf and Hard of Hearing. 11

Working with DPOs. 11

Australia’s bilateral aid to PNG. 11

NEWSLETTERS: OTHER ORGANISATIONS. 11

Pacific Disability Forum.. 11

United Nations Enable Newsletter 11

United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) 11

CBM International Blog. 12

CBM International Advocacy Newsletter 14 April 2015. 12

Centre for Disability Research and Policy at University of Sydney. 12

Disabled Peoples’ International Asia Pacific. 12

The DPIAP Email Newsletter 30 April 2015 is below. 12

Disability Research and Capacity Development 12