Tribute to Kalle Könkkölä, a fighter and champion of disability rights in Finland

17 Sep 2018
It is with great sorrow that we learned of the death of Kalle Könkkölä, Chairperson of IDDC's member, Disability Partnership Finland and a champion of disability rights in Finland. Anja Malm,...

Statement from the IDDC Disability and HIV/ Inclusive Health Task Group for the 22nd International Aids Conference

19 Jul 2018
The International Aids Conference 2018 will take place in Amsterdam from 23-27 July ( The Inclusive Health Task Group in partnership with other disability-focused...

Inclusion of persons with disabilities in outcome document of 2018 FfD Forum

27 Apr 2018
The 2018 Forum on Financing for Development follow-up (FfD Forum) was held at the United Nations in New York from 23 to 26 April 2018. In the opening session of the Forum, the President of the...

Restoring gender balance to the CRPD Committee

27 Apr 2018
The GQUAL Campaign, the International Disability Alliance and the International Disability and Development Consortium call upon States Parties to promote gender balance as well as quality and...

BRIDGE CRPD-SDG training in Uganda

19 Apr 2018
BRIDGE CRPD-SDG training in Uganda From 12 to 18 April 2018, Uganda hosted the first Module of the Bridge CRPD-SDGs training initiative. The training was organised by the African Disability Forum (...
Winning photo by Marta Moreiras

Together for Inclusion!

30 Mar 2018
Together for Inclusion Photo Exhibition - Brussels, February and March 2018 In 2017, organisers of the European Disability and Development Week (EDDW) launched a photograph contest to challenge...
IDDC IE TG Coordinators at the GPE in Dakar

IDDC IE TG at the 3rd GPE conference in Senegal

13 Feb 2018
The IDDC Inclusive Education Task Group of at the 3rd GPE conference in Senegal There are at least 97 million children with disabilities worldwide and around a third, so one in three, are out of...

BRIDGE CRPD-SDG ToT Module A in Geneva

13 Feb 2018
BRIDGE CRPD-SDG Training of Trainers Module A is happening in Geneva this week The International Disability Alliance (IDA), in partnership with the International Disability and Development...

Joint event on CRPD Committee gender parity

05 Feb 2018
The International Disability Alliance (IDA), together with IDDC and the GQUAL Campaign, co-sponsored a meeting convened by the States’ Group of Friends to the CRPD
Global Partnership for Education endorses IDDC Call to Action

IE Call to Action Endorsement by Global Partnership for Education

22 Jan 2018
Endorsement of Inclusive Education Call to Action by Global Partnership for Education