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ADDC Bulletin: February 2020


ADDC Bulletin: February 2020 ADDC NEWS ADDC submission for the International Development Policy Review ADDC Executive Committee annual meeting Update on DFAT consultations

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ADDC Bulletin: February 2020

ADDC NEWS

  • ADDC submission for the International Development Policy Review
  • ADDC Executive Committee annual meeting
  • Update on DFAT consultations
  • Response to Senate Estimates Questions
  • Applications open for position of ADDC Executive Officer
  • Calendar of 2020 Key Events and Days

IN THE NEWS

  • Putting Disability Inclusion into Practice in the Rohingya Refugee Response
  • Reference Group on Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities in Humanitarian Action Established
  • Doha Declaration to Promote Rights of 1.5 Billion Persons with Disabilities Worldwide

NEW RESOURCES

  • Dependency on Australian aid and the introduction of inclusive education initiatives in Kiribati
  • Launch of New Disability-inclusive Disaster Risk Reduction (iDRR) Application
  • “Easy-Read” version: Disability and Development Report 2018 – Executive Summary
  • UNJIU prepares the first-ever ‘Easy Read’ version of a report summary
  • UN Enable new webpage: Disability Acts/Laws by Country/Area
  • New Office of UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Report: Awareness raising under Article 8, CRPD

OPPORTUNITIES FOR INPUT

  • Calling for inputs: Submission of the Stakeholder Group of Persons with Disabilities to HLPF 2020
  • Calling for inputs: Submission of the Stakeholder Group of Persons with Disabilities re youth with disabilities
  • Women Deliver Young Leaders Program

CONFERENCES, TRAINING & EVENTS

  • Global Conference, Measure What Matters: Data To Leave No One Behind
  • World Blind Union (WBU) General Assembly 2020
  • 3rd CBR/CBID World Congress
  • Save the Date: International Alliance of Academies of Childhood Disabilities Conference

EMPLOYMENT and FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

  • ADDC Executive Officer
  • Occupational Therapist (Psychiatry)
  • Physiotherapist Trainer
  • Psychologist Mentor
  • Teacher Trainer (Special & Inclusive Education)
  • Snowdon Masters Scholarships: Accelerating leaders with disability through post-graduate study

NEWSLETTERS FROM OTHER ORGANISATIONS

  • UN DESA Voice January 2020
  • UN DESA Voice February 2020
  • East Wind 30, December 2019
  • Solevaka: A Virtual Community for Pacific SDG Partnerships, December Newsletter

 

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