"On 23 September 2013, the Monday before the start of the general debate of the sixty-eighth session. Under the theme: “The way forward: a disability inclusive development agenda towards 2015 and beyond”, the HLMD will comprise of a plenary meeting and two consecutive informal interactive round tables. Participation in each round table will include Member States, observers and representatives of entities of the United Nations system, as well as representatives of civil society, organizations of persons with disabilities and the private sector." UN Enable
IDDC member, Tim Wainwright of ADD International, is proposing a side event during the UNHLMDD focused on disabilities and the MDGs (more information to come)
IDDC member participation:
Many IDDC members will be in attendance of the UNHLMDD in September. To best coordinate a meeting place for all IDDC members please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know that you will be attending (If you have not already done so).
- IDDC letter to the President of the General Assembly on the HLM on Disability and Development, written by IDDC Chair 21 June 2013
- IDDC member Plan International, Briefing Paper on CHildren with Disabilities for the UN High Level Meeting on Disability and Development, 2013