Bridging the Gap II - Advancing on the path of inclusion: opening of the video

Bridging the Gap II - Advancing on the path of inclusion

04 Dec 2018
Check out Bridging the Gap II video presenting an overview of the activity report 2018, describing the project objectives and outcomes to increase the inclusion of persons with disabilities in...
Aicha, a child with albinism hugs and plays with her friends in the playground of her school in Bissau. Taken by Marta Moreiras, winner of the #EDDW17 photo competition. Aicha (8) has a visual impairment as well as a very delicate skin, but this doesn’t stop her from playing and having fun with her friends during recess at school. She is very integrated within her group of classmates, she has lots of friends and she has a very extroverted character. She is very participative.

EDDW 2018 Photo Contest

12 Nov 2018
As part of the 2018 European Disability and Development Week, we are collecting meaningful and beautiful photographs that illustrate the Week’s theme: “Inclusion Together: Leave No One Behind” and...
EDF IDDC banner for webinar "Upholding the rights of persons with disabilities: Linkages between Financing for Development and the EU Budget for the implementation of the SDGs”

EDF/IDDC webinar "Upholding the rights of persons with disabilities: Linkages between Financing for Development and the EU Budget for the implementation of the SDGs”

17 Oct 2018
Monday, 29th October, 2018 15:00 – 16:00 Belgium time Everyone is encouraged to register! The European Disability Forum (EDF) and the International Disability and Development Consortium (IDDC)...

Global Action on Disability (GLAD) Network Joint Statement on data disaggregated by disability

15 Oct 2018
Read the GLAD joint position on Data disaggregation to which IDDC contributed as GLAD advisory member. The joint position will be presented at the World Data Forum in Dubai, 22 to 24 October 2018.
Picture ‘Aicha and Friends’, taken by Marta Moreiras, winner of the #EDDW17 photo competition

European Disability and Development Week 2018

26 Sep 2018
Together for Inclusion | Leave No One Behind December 3-10, 2018   For the 3rd time, IDDC will organise the European Disability and Development Week, starting with the International Day of Persons...

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 (https://www.aids2018.org/). 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 (...

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