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ADDC Bulletin October 31, 2012



Welcome to the ADDC Bulletin October 31, 2012

CONTENTS 

 
UPDATES
CBM Australia’s End the Cycle initiative 
Nominate a Candidate for a Voices of Courage Award! **Deadline: October 31 
MYANMAR: Demining moves a step closer
IDA requests UN Member States not to adopt a resolution that undermines the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities 6
Pre-school for Children with disabilities opens in December 
IFC Performance Standards - references to disability 
Q&A: Severe Birth Defects Soar in Post-War Iraq 

CONFERENCES and EVENTS 
Refer to ADDC website: Calendar of Events for new items 
ADDC Presents: Removing Barriers Creating New Futures for All 
New Course Announcement: Monitoring and Evaluation in Disability and Development 
Online course: Education of children with disabilities 

EMPLOYMENT and FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES 
Plan Internships: Applications are now open! 
New Australian aid and development initiative: Development Jobs Australia 
New book, "Disabilities, Human Rights and International Cooperation" 
Social Protection and Rights of Persons with Disabilities 

NEWSLETTERS: OTHER ORGANISATIONS 
ACFID Sector News Alert 
GAATES - Global Accessibility News October 22