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ADDC Bulletin September 27th 2012


20120927 ADDC Bulletin September 27th 2012

CONTENTS

 

UPDATES

2nd Forum Disability Ministers’ Meeting 
Disability Rights Adviser Encourages Partnerships, Globally and Regionally 
Ban Appoints Homi Kharas of Pakistan to Lead Panel on Future Global Development Efforts 
FemTALK Update from Pacific Media Partnership Conference (PMPC) 2012 in Apia, Samoa 
Pacific Women Shaping Pacific Development initiative 
Human Rights Awards 2012 – Nominations open until 28 September 
Ghanaian expert calls for increasing ICT support for persons with disabilities
Tanzania to improve accessibility for persons with disabilities 
Zambia’s President wins accolades over Disability Act Africa 
Indian government plans to revise Persons with Disabilities Act 
Polio Eradication 
The Australian Childhood Vision Impairment Register 
Project - preventing the sexual assault of older women 


PARALYMPIC GAMES 

Without Medals, With Pride 
Changing attitudes through the Paralympics in Ghana 
Mary Nakhumicha motivated by receiving Paralympic award 


CONFERENCES and EVENTS

Refer to ADDC website: Calendar of Events for new items 
Call for Abstracts on Child Welfare and Disabilities 
Making Finance Work for Inclusive Development 
JPPID Call for Submissions 
Workshops: Culturally Inclusive Approaches to Staff Care and Minimising & Managing Conflict in International Teams 
Seminar: Inclusive Development: 8 November, Melbourne 
National Summit on Early Intervention & Education for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children 
Call for manuscripts - The Experiences of Mental Health Consumers-Survivors 
IDB launches call for innovative solutions and disruptive ideas for the labor inclusion of people with disabilities

EMPLOYMENT and FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

ILO Senior Specialist in Disability Post in Geneva 
Handicap International Psychosocial Project Manager 
Intern - Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (Bangkok)
 

 

RESOURCES

Early Childhood Development and Disability Discussion Paper
European Agency for Development in Special Needs Education Resources 
Systematic Review- Research-Policies-Practice


NEWSLETTERS:OTHER ORGANISATIONS 

Weekly Digest - September 10 - 17 
Greetings from the Pacific Disability Forum!