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ADDC Bulletin: July 2020 edition


ADDC Bulletin: July 2020 edition ADDC News #EndCOVIDForAll campaign IN THE NEWS Vale Sue Salthouse Pacific Disability Forum (PDF) appoints […]

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ADDC Bulletin: July 2020 edition

ADDC News

  • #EndCOVIDForAll campaign

IN THE NEWS

  • Vale Sue Salthouse
  • Pacific Disability Forum (PDF) appoints Manager- Public Emergency Response Unit (PERU)
  • Stakeholder Group of Persons with Disabilities at the High Level Political Forum
  • ‘Pacific Principles of Practice’ launched as a guide towards global human rights implementation
  • Joint Statement by the Group of Friends of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities regarding
  • COVID-19 and the Rights of Persons with disabilities
  • Panel Discussion on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in the Context of Climate Change

FEATURED RESOURCES:

  • Paper: Out of the Margins: An intersectional analysis of disability and diverse sexual orientation, gender identity, expression & sex characteristics in humanitarian and development contexts
  • Website: New online hub for disability-inclusive development
  • Publication: “Include Me”
  • Article: Are Your Virtual Meetings Accessible for People with Disabilities?
  • IDA Report: “What an inclusive, equitable, quality education means to us”
  • UNESCO Report: 2020 Global Education Monitoring (GEM) Report
  • Summary document: Engaging Social Groups in the VNR Process – A Case Study of Persons with Disabilities and Indigenous Peoples

COVID-19 RESOURCES

  • DevPolicy article: COVID and Disability
  • Report: Experiences of people with disabilities in COVID-19: A summary of current evidence
  • Humanity and Inclusion Report: COVID-19 in Humanitarian Contexts: No excuses to leave persons with disabilities behind! Evidence from HI’s operations in humanitarian settings

Webinar recordings:

  • Virtual side-event: “Persons with disabilities in the context of internal displacement” (13th July, 2020)
  • #CopingWithCOVID Webinar on Mental Health – “Young People Living the New Normal” (15th July, 2020)
  • Webinar series: Inclusion 101

YOUR INPUT IS NEEDED

  • Call for input: OHCHR report on participation of persons with disabilities in sports
  • Call for input: Survey for children on COVID19
  • Call for feedback: GEM Report

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • Online accredited program: Participatory Disaster Risk Management Program

OPPORTUNITIES

  • Vacancy: Advocacy Advisor
  • Vacancy: Disability Inclusion Advisor – DRR & Humanitarian Lead
  • Vacancy: National 2020 Events, Advocacy and Dissemination Consultant

NEWSLETTERS FROM OTHER ORGANISATIONS

  • Polio News, June 2020
  • Source E-Bulletin: Summer 2020
  • UN DESA Voice July 2020
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