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ADDC Bulletin November 15, 2012


Welcome to the November 15, 2012 ADDC’s Bulletin.

19 Days to Go!
December 3rd.
International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD) is a United Nations sanctioned day that aims to promote an understanding of people with disability and encourage support for their dignity, rights and well-being.
2012 Theme: Removing barriers to create an inclusive and accessible society for all
What are you doing for this event? Tell ADDC about it and we will share to our readers.
UN link for further information: http://www.un.org/disabilities/default.asp?id=1597
Australian link:  http://www.idpwd.com.au 
 

 UPDATES 
19 Days to Go! 
Asia-Pacific countries adopt landmark strategy for building disability-inclusive societies | UN ESCAP 
Global IT Challenge in Korea 
Micah Challenge: Call for Recommendations - Road Runners 
End the Cycle- Why empowerment is important! 
GDRL Inspires Innovation! 
Call for applications for human rights study 
Nominations now open for Diversity@Work awards 
Special Rapporteur underscores the need to address violence against women with disabilities

 
CONFERENCES and EVENTS 
Refer to ADDC website: Calendar of Events for new items 
Triple Jeopardy: Gender-Based Violence, Rights Violations and Access to Related Services For Women With Disabilities in Cambodia 
Creating New Futures for All: Children, Youth, Disability and Situations of Forced Migration 
Diploma in Leadership, Governance and Human Rights 
W12: Supporting Re-Entry & Re-Integration two day workshop in Melbourne
Mental health and wellbeing for newly arrived immigrant and refugee women 
Launch of Women and Girls at Risk Identification and Response Tool
 
CALL FOR PAPERS 
Call for papers on “Systemic Trauma”

 
EMPLOYMENT and FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES 
Director International Programs - CBM Canada 
New Vacancy - Tibet Program Manager - Handicap International

 
RESOURCES 
Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific 2012: Country Pr

 
News from our Pacific Friends