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:...

Inclusive Microfinance Conference 2014

11 Nov 2014 to 12 Nov 2014
Event location: Kampala. Uganda
On 11-12 November 2014, the Norwegian Association of Disabled (NAD), together with the National Union of Disabled Persons of Uganda (NUDIPU) and the Association of Microfinance Institutions of Uganda...

New Term, New Opportunities: Strengthening Inclusion in EU International Cooperation

15 Oct 2014
Event location: European Parliament - BXL, Room A3H1
After the elections for the European Parliament last May, a new political term is beginning at a vital time for the inclusion of persons with disabilities in international cooperation.   The aim of...

Forum - Healing, Inclusion, Dignity

29 Sep 2014 to 30 Sep 2014
Event location: Delhi, India
On 29-30 September 2014, The Leprosy Mission International and The Leprosy Mission Trust India are co-hosting a two-day forum in Delhi, India which is focused on Healing, Inclusion and Dignity. By...