ADDC Bulletin May 30th, 2013

Welcome to the May 30th, 2013 ADDC’s Bulletin. 

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Further Australian support for polio eradication 
Polio eradication efforts need money and political commitment 
Gates interview with his views on vaccination 
UNICEF World Report: The State of the World’s Children 2013 - Children with Disabilities 
66th World Health Assembly adopts resolution calling for better health care for people with disabilities 
Blindness Prevention and NCDs at the World Health Assembly 
Study on the situation of indigenous persons with disabilities 
Indigenous persons with disabilities present study to the UNPFII 
Beyond 2015 
The European Disability Movement Calls for a Social Way Out Of The Crisis 
Nominations Open for the ESCAP-Sasakawa Award for Disability-Inclusive Business in Asia-Pacific 
Call to include people with disabilities in disaster risk reduction plans 
Pacific CSOs, including Feminist groups, engage with Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat on Conflict, Peace and Security and Wider Gender Equality, Human Rights, and Sustainable Development Issues  
Pakistani Doctors Earn “Only Gratitude” for Treating Fistula 

Refer to ADDC website: Calendar of Events for new items 
Refer to Global Development International calendar 
3rd Global Mental Health Summit 
Invitation LCD/UCL Conference: Promoting equity: cross-cutting disability in international development research 
Call for Best Community Inclusion Projects in Europe 

Country Coordinator Haiti’ 
AusAID Focus magazine 
Disability and Diversity 
Look who is on Facebook! 
Launch of State of the World’s Children 2013: Children with Disabilities -UNICEF’s 
Intellectual Disability- YouTube 
UNESCO global report: opening new avenues for empowerment: 
All-Staff Disability Orientation including ASL and subtitles 
Children with disabilities in Asia Pacific 
This photo story illustrates the situation that children in the Asia Pacific region face.

PDF Weekly Update - 24th May 2013 
Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction; May 19 – 23, Geneva, Switzerland 
2013 Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction Side Event on Disability Inclusiveness 
CyclePower: Creating change in Fiji and Victoria 
Five students from the Fiji National Council for Disabled Persons have been offered Government scholarships