Co-hosting MEPs holding up their signed Elections Statements

Launch Event for the IDDC European Elections Statement

23 Jan 2014
On 23 January 2014, International Disability and Development Consortium (IDDC) organised an event in the European Parliament (EP) to officially launch its European Elections Statement, “Putting...

Breakthrough for Disability Rights in EU Development Budget

12 Dec 2013
The rights of persons with disabilities take a central place in the new EU Development Cooperation framework.  
Leonard Cheshire Disability Young Voices campaigners at the European Development Days 2013

European Development Days 2013 - Leonard Cheshire Disability's Young Voices

05 Dec 2013
Last week, during the European Development Days 2013 which took place in Brussels on 26 and 27 November, Leonard Cheshire Disability Young Voices campaigners spoke to a packed room of delegates. The...

3 December 2013, “Break Barriers, Open Doors: for an inclusive society and development for all”

03 Dec 2013
Today, 3 December, we celebrate International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) which aims to raise awareness of disability as a cross cutting development issue by raising awareness and working...
IDDC organises ACP - EU JPA field visit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Persons with Disabilities as Actors for Change

28 Nov 2013
On 24 November 2013 International Disability and Development Consortium (IDDC) organised an event on the rights of persons with disabilities in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and the role of international...

Call for Action to include Persons with Disabilities in the Philippines emergency response and recovery programmes

21 Nov 2013
The International Disability and Development Consortium (IDDC) and the International Disability Alliance (IDA) express concern regarding the situation in the Philippines, including the plight of...

The Voice of Civil Society

29 Oct 2013
The rights of persons with disabilities are refered to in outcome document of the EU-Africa Civil Society Forum.   

International Day for Disaster Reduction

13 Oct 2013
Today, 13 October 2013, is International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction, and this year the theme is Living with Disability and Disasters.   

Press Release: Anti poverty initiatives fail the most neglected and marginalised people in the world

25 Sep 2013
Anti poverty initiatives fail the most neglected and marginalised people in the world   37 civil society organisations warn the “fight is futile” without a new approach to poverty reduction  ...
©Fernando Olivas/ IDA & IDDC: UK's Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for International Development Lynne Featherstone signing a commitment to the inclusion of disabled people in international development, with Mosharraf Hossain Country Director for ADD International in Bangladesh

2013 Manhattan Declaration on Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities signed

24 Sep 2013
2013 Manhattan Declaration on Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities:

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