High-Level Political Forum 2017 on sustainable development: Ministerial Declaration Adopted

20 Jul 2017
In conclusion of the 2017 High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) on sustainable development, convened under the auspices of the UN Economic and Social Council, the Ministerial declaration and report of...

Towards an inclusive partnership between Africa and the EU

19 Jul 2017
From the 11-13 July 2017, IDDC participated in the third Africa – EU Civil Society Forum which took place in Tunis (Tunisia). At this Forum, civil society from different countries and different...

Disability movement calls on governments to include persons with disabilities in the global eradication of poverty

10 Jul 2017
Press release by the Stakeholder Group of Persons with Disabilities, in collaboration with IDA, IDDC and Light for the World

Raising awareness with members of Parliament at the ACP – EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly in Malta

30 Jun 2017
From the 17-21 June 2017, IDDC attended the Joint Parliamentary Assembly in Malta. This so called JPA brings together members of Parliament from Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific (ACP) and...

EU and Member States sign new European Consensus on Development

07 Jun 2017
Today, during the European Development Days, the EU officially launched the new European Consensus on Development.  

Engaging European stakeholders on the Charter on inclusion of persons with disabilities in humanitarian action

31 May 2017
On 31 May, the International Disability and Development Consortium (IDDC), the European Disability Forum (EDF) and Human Rights Watch (HRW) gathered Members of the European Parliament (MEPs),...

New EU Consensus on Development Adopted

19 May 2017
Today, the EU Foreign Affairs Council (European Council) adopted the new European Consensus on Development, which will inform EU development policy in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda –...
CEOs of several organisations agree on the call to action

‘Call to Action on investing in disability-inclusive education’ Launch with 40 endorsements and counting

27 Apr 2017
On Thursday 27th April a community of over 40 international and national non-profit organisations are launching a ‘Call to Action on investing in disability-inclusive education.’  This initiative was...

IDDC at the UN World Data Forum

31 Jan 2017
The first UN World Data Forum took place in Cape Town, South Africa, from 15-18 January 2017, and was hosted by the Government of South Africa and Statistics South Africa. The Forum brought together...

European Disability and Development Week (EDDW) – Together for Inclusion

21 Dec 2016
In December 2016, the International Disability and Development Consortium (IDDC), organised the first European Disability and Development Week (EDDW) – Together for Inclusion. The choice of dates was...

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