The Empowerment of Women and Girls with Disabilities
A Compilation of Implemented Activities and Identified Best Practices between 2018-2020. The report is available in English, Spanish, French and Arabic. An Easy Read version in English is also available. Click here to access the report in English Click here to access the report in Spanish Click here to access the report in French Click … Continue reading The Empowerment of Women and Girls with Disabilities
This webinar is available in three languages: English, Spanish and French. Mary Keogh, CBM International Director, Disability Inclusive Development Initiative, talks about international and national policies and programs aimed at removing barriers to the economic and social empowerment of women and girls with disabilities. Silvia Quan, experta independiente en derechos de las personas con discapacidad, … Continue reading Webinar 11: Women and girls with disabilities
Women with disabilities, united for their rights in Sudan
Persons with disabilities account for around 6% of all Sudanese citizens. Although there are specific policies and laws aimed to enhance our inclusion, we are discriminated within our communities in relation to access to services and enjoyment of our rights. The main challenge we face is the lack of awareness of our specific rights. Click … Continue reading Women with disabilities, united for their rights in Sudan
Bridging the Gap is going to be at the core of the 11th session of the Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (COSP11 CRPD), which will take place at the UN Headquarters in New York from Tuesday 12 to Thursday 14 June 2018. The project organizes a side … Continue reading Bridging the gap at the COSP 11
Women with disabilities are taking the lead! On 6th June within the European Development Days, you could discover how social protection and access to work are contributing to the empowerment of women with disabilities in low-income countries so that they become the driving force of sustainable development in their communities. An opportunity to know the … Continue reading Women on the rise – no one left behind!