ADDC Bulletin: June 2024 edition 

ADDC NEWS 

  • Australian leaders supporting Joint Call for Action on Disability Equity
  • Nominations for ADDC Executive Committee now open
  • ADDC’s new website is online!
  • Be part of shifting the dial towards disability equity in our region – sign and share our petition    

IN THE NEWS 

  • Civil Society Forum during COSP17
  • PWDA at COSP17
  • CBM Global General Debate Statement at COSP17 
  • Climate Finance must include communities most impacted by climate change
  • Call for EOI to scale up access to AT and rehabilitation services for school-aged children (2024–2027) in PICs
  • Calls for EOIs for 2024 ACFID Conference 
  • Respect, protect, and fulfill the right to bodily autonomy! Ending forced sterilization of women and girls with disabilities

NEW RESOURCES 

  • UN Flagship Report on Disability and Development 2024
  • Gender Equality and Disability Inclusion: Guidelines to Address the Specific Needs of Women and Girls with Disabilities
  •  Disability data and eye health programming in low- to middle-income countries 
  • CBM Global Climate Advocacy Roadmap 
  • Budgeting and mobilizing resources for disability inclusion in humanitarian action 
  • “Money does not understand disability”: Barriers to microfinance for people with disabilities in Bangladesh 

WEBINAR RECORDINGS 

  • COSP17 Side-Events 

UPCOMING EVENTS 

  • ACFID National Conference 2024 

OPPORTUNITIES 

  • International Training Centre-International Labor Organisation (ITCILO): Disability in the workplace  
  • IDA course on AT 

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