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ADDC Bulletin October 2014


ADDC Bulletin – October 2014. 1

CONTENTS. 1

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UPDATES. 5

International Day of People with Disability. 5

ADDC Practitioner Interest Forum – register now! 5

Motion on Disability Inclusive Development in the Senate. 5

Post 2015 – Message to UN Secretary General 7

Appointment of UN Human Rights Council Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities delayed. 7

Inclusion of Indigenous Persons with Disabilities. 8

Setareki Macanawai speaks at World Conference on Indigenous Peoples. 8

New WHO Department to include disability issues. 10

Major milestone as ratification of UN CRPD reaches 150 states. 10

CONFERENCES and EVENTS. 11

Public training workshop - Disability inclusion/awareness – 28 October 2014, Melbourne – Enable Development 11

Developmental Disabilities Conference, 7 November 2014, Sydney. 11

International Conference on Inclusive Education, 9-11 January 2015, Dhaka. 11

Pacific Disability Forum (PDF), Pacific Regional Conference On Disability, 16- 20 February 2015, Fiji 12

Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity, 18-19 May 2015, Hawaii 12

IASSIDD Americas Regional Congress, 21-22 May 2015, Hawaii 13

EMPLOYMENT and FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES. 13

UNESCO: Senior Project Officer for Education for Persons with Disabilities. 13

Outreach and Communications Officer IDA. 13

RESOURCES. 14

The Right to Education Global Database launched. 14

Improving Disability and Rehabilitation Systems in Low and Middle-Income Countries: Some Lessons from Health Systems Strengthening. 14

New Report from Disability Rights Promotion International 15

CBM International Advocacy & Alliances, September 2014 newsletter 15

Inclusive Education: The Back to School Edition. 15

ACFID University Network. 15

Australian Partners Newsletter October 2014. 16

Kanthari Quarterly newsletter 16

People With Disability Australia E-Bulletin - Edition #94 September 2014. 16

Disabled Peoples' International Asia-Pacific (DPI/AP) Newsletter 2 Oct 2014. 16