Monitoring Our Rights: A Tool for Evidence-based Participatory Policy-making

10 Jun 2015
Event location: 8th COSP: Conference Room 12, United Nations Headquarters, NYC
Disability Rights Promotion International (DRPI) is hosting a side event at the 8th Conference of State Parties to the CRPD entitled "Monitoring Our Rights: A Tool for Evidence-based Participatory...

Deinstitutionalization, Social Protection and the SDGs: The Way Forward

09 Jun 2015
Event location: 8th COSP: Conference Room 12, United Nations Headquarters, New York City
The Mission of New Zealand and the Delegation of the EU to the UN are hosting a side event during the 8th Conference of State Parties to the CRPD. The side event "Deinstitutionalization, Social...

Preventing and Eliminating Violence against Girls and Women with Disabilities: Learning from Good Practices in Nine Countries

09 Jun 2015
Event location: 8th COSP: UN Conference Center, Room 12, New York
Handicap International, the Ethiopian Center for Disability and Development, Syracuse University College of Law Disability Law and Policy Program, and Women Enabled International invite you to a side...

IDDC at the European Development Days 2015

03 Jun 2015
Event location: EDDs at Tours and Taxis, Brussels - room S2
On 3 and 4 June the European Development Days (EDDs) take place at Tours and Taxis Brussels. The EDDs are an opportunity to share ideas and best practices with European institutions, national...

Building on the health MDGs - Ensuring the SDGs leave no-one behind

22 May 2015
Event location: At 6pm, in Salle IX UN Palais de Nations
World Health Assembly (WHA) side event - on Friday 22 May the Health Task Group of IDDC in collaboration with Sightsavers, CBM, Handicap International, IAPB and Global Health Council, are organising...

Global Consultation: Inclusion of persons with disabilities in humanitarian response

19 May 2015 to 15 Jun 2015
Event location: Online survey
Handicap International, an IDDC member, has been mandated by the Secretariat of the World Humanitarian Summit (WHS) to launch a global consultation on the inclusion of persons with disabilities in...

The economic costs of exclusion and gains of inclusion of persons with disabilities

09 Dec 2014
Event location: European Parliament, Brussels
To celebrate the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, CBM is organising an event on 9 December in the European Parliament, from 2-4pm.

Training on Disability-Inclusive Humanitarian Action

09 Dec 2014 to 10 Dec 2014
Event location: Brussels (venue to be confirmed)
EU Cord and Light for the World are organising a 2-day training on Disability-Inclusive Humanitarian Action in Brussels on 9 and 10 December 2014.   Topics to be covered: Disability Inclusion from...

People with disabilities in war situations: Ignored and forgotten?

03 Dec 2014
Event location: Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Cort Adelersgate 30
3 December is the United Nation’s International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD). The Atlas Alliance, Plan Norway and Norwegian Centre for Human Rights  are marking this day by holding a...

Grand Challenges in Disability: Research, Policy and Practice

28 Nov 2014
Event location: VU University Amsterdam, Athena Institute (Aurora main building)
The Athena Institute for research on innovation and communication in the health and life sciences at the VU University Amsterdam are organising a symposium entitled “Grand Challenges in Disability:...