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ADDC Bulletin November 2015


ADDC Bulletin –November 2015. 1

CONTENTS. 1

4UPDATES. 5

International Day of People with Disability - 3 Dec 2015. 5

NGOs support Cambodian children and families with disabilities. 5

Blog: update on global SDG indicators. 5

Companies promote inclusion of persons with disabilities in the workplace. 6

States urged to make their social protection systems more inclusive. 6

Inclusion of persons with disabilities could enhance their livelihoods. 6

National Disability Services focus on Development for All 7

Dignity in Mental Health – 10 October 7

CARE Australia Adopts New Disability Framework. 8

IDDC Statement for Commission on the Status of Women. 8

ACFID National Conference News. 8

Voices of Pacific children with disabilities. 8

World Bank conducts webinar on developing disability data. 9

CONFERENCES and EVENTS. 9

International Day of Persons with Disabilities (3 Dec 2015) 9

Disability and Disaster Risk Management Conference (12-14 Dec 2015) 9

Melbourne Social Equity Institute’s Conference (3-5 Feb 2016) 9

Power, Politics and Positive Deviance (8 Feb 2016) 10

Australasian Aid Conference (10-11 Feb 2016) 10

Evidence in Global Disability and Health (18 Feb 2016) 10

Commission on the Status of Women (14-24 March 2016) 10

World Humanitarian Summit 2016 (23-24 May 2016) 10

2016 IASSIDD World Congress (15-19 August 2016) 11

WBU-ICEVI General Assemblies (18-25 Aug 2016) 11

Exclusion & Embrace: Disability, Justice and Spirituality (21-23 Aug 2016) 11

EMPLOYMENT and FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES. 13

The Asia Foundation Development Fellowships. 13

RESOURCES. 13

Responding to the challenge of leprosy-related disability and ultra-poverty. 13

Included in Law, Excluded in Life - a guide for the implementation of the rights of persons with disabilities. 14

Human Rights Watch: Psychosocial disabilities in Somaliland. 14

Right to Adequate Housing for Persons with Disabilities. 14

Disabled Peoples’ International Asia Pacific. 15

CBM International Blogs. 15

CBM International Advocacy October Newsletter 16

Pacific Disability Forum.. 16

UN Enable Newsletter 16