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ADDC Bulletin June 2017


June 2017 CONTENTS

NEWS and UPDATES

  • Thank you Robyn James for years of contribution to ADDC!

  • 10th session of the Conference of States Parties to the CRPD (COSP10)

  • Fiji ratifies UNCRPD

  • Secretary-General appoints María Soledad Cisternas Reyes of Chile Special Envoy on Disability and Accessibility

  • SDG 17: It’s not about transactional partnerships

  • Do you know an inspiring Pacific woman with a disability?

  • ADDC Elections – make sure you are a member to be able to vote

 

CONFERENCES and EVENTS

  • Asia Pacific Autism Conference (7-9 September, 2017)

  • 33rd Annual Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity (9-11 October, 2017)

  • 23rd Conference of Asian Federation on Intellectual Disabilities (AFID), (18-24 November, 2017)

 

EMPLOYMENT and FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

  • Pacific DPO Fund Announcement

  • Fred Hollows Foundation: Administration and Finance Officer – Myanmar

  • Australian Network on Disability (AND), Office Manager, Sydney

  • CBM Australia, Disability Inclusion Advisor

 

M&E and DISABILITY

  • Survey: Data for Disability Inclusive WASH - Global consultation (UNICEF)

 

EMPLOYMENT and DISABILITY

  • Making the Business Case for Hiring People with Disabilities

 

NEW RESOURCES

  • Still Left Behind — Pathways to Inclusive Education for Girls with Disabilities

  • Disability Rights Fund Annual Report 2016

 

NEWSLETTERS FROM OTHER ORGANISATIONS

  • Light for the World: Disability Inclusive Development Newsletter #13

  • Disability Research and Capacity Development (Vietnam), Newsletter April/May 2017