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ADDC Bulletin November 08, 2012


Welcome to the November 08, 2012 ADDC’s Bulletin. 

CONTENTS 
 
UPDATES 
Prime Minister appointed as Global Education Champion 
Boosting the Skills of the Laos Workforce 
Keynote address to the ACFID Council 2012 Chairs and CEO’S dinner 
Champions of people with disability in Asia-Pacific 
Australian leadership to fight malaria and save lives 
High Level Group Reaffirms Commitment to Develop Framework to Fight Global Poverty 
Your Signatures on Letter to the World Bank President Regarding disability and Safeguards: Deadline extended 
Position paper drafted by IDDC and IDA on the post-MDG framework. 
International Disability Alliance 
IDA requests UN Member States not to adopt a resolution that undermines the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities 
Global networks on youth and women with disabilities launched 
Ekaete Umoh emerges the next Rehabilitation International Vice President for Africa 
Tending to "Invisible Wounds" Among Sudanese Refugees in South Sudan 
A win for migrants with a disability 
UGANDA: Nodding syndrome symptoms controlled, hunt for cure continues 
Analysis: Why dead body management matters 
11th National Braille Chess Tournament 

Tanzania: Send Correct Message on Disability 
Egyptian Gov’t begins to implement employment quota for people with disabilities 

CONFERENCES and EVENTS 
Refer to ADDC website: Calendar of Events for new items 
It’s only a few short weeks until International Day of Persons with Disabilities (December 3rd) 
The Right to Work: Good Policies and Practices for Persons with Disabilities 
IASSID Asia-Pacific 3rd Regional Conference 
ACFID-AusAID Gender Workshop 
World Congress against Child Victims on Human Trafficking and forced labor (WCCVHTFL) 2013 
Call for Papers -3rd IASSIDD Asia-Pacific Regional Congress 
Call for Submissions: Special Issue on Topics Related to the World Report on Disability and the United Nations Convention of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Journal of Policy and Practice in Intellectual Disabilities 
Call for Proposals for the Annual Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability & Diversity 
Vocations in Aid 
Courses and Training 
Course On The Rights of Persons with Disabilities 
Training on “Monitoring and Evaluation in Disability and Development”, 25 March - 5 April, 2013, Netherlands 
World’s First Virtual Master’s Program in Disability Policy 

EMPLOYMENT and FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES 
Australian Youth Representative to the United Nations 
Plan’s 2013 Internship program has open for applications! 
Handicap International - Consultancy CBR in Cambodia 

RESOURCES 
Millennium development goals – the key datasets you need to know 
Equity and Inclusion for All in Education 

NEWSLETTERS: OTHER ORGANISATIONS 
ICEVI E-News 
Global Partnership for Disability and Development 
Global Accessibility News