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ADDC Bulletin: September 2020 edition


ADDC News Online consultation: A systematic approach to GEDSI IN THE NEWS COVID-19 Disability Rights Monitor calls on governments to […]

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ADDC News

  • Online consultation: A systematic approach to GEDSI

IN THE NEWS

  • COVID-19 Disability Rights Monitor calls on governments to ensure essential supplies for persons with disabilities
  • Highlights from the 23rd Session of the UN CRPD Committee
  • GLAD Network on Disability and COVID-19

COVID-19 RESOURCES

  • WBU Report: COVID-19, Amplifying Voices: Our Lives, Our Say
  • Resource document: Using the Washington Group Tools to Assess the Impact of COVID-19 on Persons with Disability
  • Website: Accessible COVID-19 statistics tracker

Webinar recordings

  • WBU webinar: COVID-19, Amplifying Voices: Our Lives, Our Say

Other new resources

  • Joint blog from IDA Chair and GEM Report Director
  • Report: Disability and climate change
  • Report: Mobilising Women’s Leadership: Solutions for Protection and Recovery in a Time of COVID-19 and TC Harold
  • Resource document: Planning and conducting a ‘Country Mission’ – towards national mobilization of persons with psychosocial disabilities
  • Special Rapporteur of Health’s final report
  • Journal article: Discrimination against people with disabilities in accessing microfinance
  • Resource compendium: Easy to use Toolkit by TorqAid consultancy

YOUR INPUT IS NEEDED

  • Nominations open: National Awards for Disability Leadership
  • Call for feedback: RDI Network’s new learning platform
  • Call for abstracts: Pacific Islands Health Research Symposium (25-27 November 2020)
  • Webinar: Introduction to the Global & Regional Processes and Mechanisms and the SDGs

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • Asia Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum (APrIGF): Subtheme on “Digital Inclusion, Gender Equality and Diversity”
  • World Data Forum side-event: Persons with disabilities and COVID-19 data collection and disaggregation efforts
  • Oceania Connect 2020 Regional Conference

OPPORTUNITIES

  • Digital Learning Adviser
  • Disaster Risk Reduction and Emergency Response Fellow: Asia Region
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