IDDC organises ACP - EU JPA field visit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Persons with Disabilities as Actors for Change

28 Nov 2013
On 24 November 2013 International Disability and Development Consortium (IDDC) organised an event on the rights of persons with disabilities in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and the role of international...

Call for Action to include Persons with Disabilities in the Philippines emergency response and recovery programmes

21 Nov 2013
The International Disability and Development Consortium (IDDC) and the International Disability Alliance (IDA) express concern regarding the situation in the Philippines, including the plight of...

The Voice of Civil Society

29 Oct 2013
The rights of persons with disabilities are refered to in outcome document of the EU-Africa Civil Society Forum.   

International Day for Disaster Reduction

13 Oct 2013
Today, 13 October 2013, is International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction, and this year the theme is Living with Disability and Disasters.   

Press Release: Anti poverty initiatives fail the most neglected and marginalised people in the world

25 Sep 2013
Anti poverty initiatives fail the most neglected and marginalised people in the world   37 civil society organisations warn the “fight is futile” without a new approach to poverty reduction  ...
©Fernando Olivas/ IDA & IDDC: UK's Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for International Development Lynne Featherstone signing a commitment to the inclusion of disabled people in international development, with Mosharraf Hossain Country Director for ADD International in Bangladesh

2013 Manhattan Declaration on Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities signed

24 Sep 2013
2013 Manhattan Declaration on Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities:

UN High Level Meeting on Disability and Development in New York on 23 September 2013

20 Sep 2013
UN High Level Meeting on Disability and Development (UN HLMDD) The United Nations General Assembly is holding a High-Level Meeting on Disability and Development (HLMDD) on Monday 23 September 2013...

Memorandum of Understanding Signed by IDDC and IDA

11 Sep 2013
In July 2013, International Disability and Development Consortium (IDDC) and International Disability Alliance (IDA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) which sets out their common objectives...

IDDC Newsflash July 2013

21 Aug 2013
IDDC's July 2013 Newsflash Issue 12 is now available 

IDA press release includes IDDC

16 Jul 2013
The IDA press release (in English) on the IDA first Board meeting held in New York from 13-15 July 2013, just days before the Civil Society CRPD Forum and the Conference of States Parties to the CRPD...

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