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...

Training on Disability Mainstreaming in Projects and Organisations

22 Sep 2014 to 26 Sep 2014
Event location: Conference Centre De Werelt, Lunteren, Netherlands
From 22-26 September 2014, IDDC member Light for the World Netherlands and MDF Training & consultancy are jointly organising a training on disability mainstreaming in projects and organisations...

Disability Network Zone (DNZ) at AIDS 2014

21 Jul 2014 to 25 Jul 2014
Event location: Booth 808, Global Village - Melbourne Exhibition Centre
IDDC in collaboration with other partners, including IDDC members Handicap International and Light for the World as well as IDDC partner HEARD, are organising the Disability Network Zoone at the...

HI Belgium's “Leave no one behind” petition

09 Jul 2014 to 01 Sep 2014
Event location: Belgium - Online
Handicap International in Belgium is calling for citizen mobilisation through a “Leave no one behind” petition addressed to His Excellency Mr. Ban Ki Moon. This petition aims at reminding us that...

Presenting the Italian Development Cooperation Disability Action Plan: sharing good national practices, overcoming challenges at EU level

26 May 2014
Event location: European Economic and Social Committee (Rue van Maerlant 2, 1000 Brussels)
IDDC EU Task Group is organising, in collaboration with the Italian Ministry for Foreign Affairs and RIDS (Italian Network on Disability and Development), the event ‘Presenting the Italian...