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Source E-Bulletin, Disability and Inclusion

Summer 2017

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Here is a selection of 25 resources issued in the last months, on disability and inclusion in a development and humanitarian context:

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1. Mental health and human rights, Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS, Geneva – January 2017


2.  Improving mental health and related service environments and promoting community inclusion WHO QualityRights training to act, unite and empower for mental health (Pilot version) – WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION, Geneva - January 2017


3. Disability measurement and the Washington Group on Disability Statistics : NGO training agenda – WASHINGTON GROUP ON DISABILITY STATISTICS, Washington – June 2017


4. A new way to measure child functioning – UNICEF, WASHINGTON GROUP ON DISABILITY STATISTICS, New York – May 2017


5. Including children with disabilities in humanitarian action – UNICEF, HANDICAP INTERNATIONAL, New York – July 2017


6.  Education and disability – WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION, UNESCO INSTITUTE FOR STATISTICS, Montreal – February 2017


7. 2017 HLPF Thematic review of SDG 5: Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls – UNITED NATIONS SECRETARIAT DEPARTMENT FOR DEVELOPMENT AND SOCIAL AFFAIRS, New York – 2017


8. Global Report on the participation of organisations of persons with disabilities (DPOs) in VNR Processes – INTERNATIONAL DISABILITY ALLIANCE, Geneva – June 2017


9. International humanitarian law and persons with disabilities – INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE OF THE RED CROSS, Geneva – July 2017


10. Issue brief: Making the SDGs count for women and girls with disabilities – UNITED NATIONS ENTITY FOR GENDER EQUALITY AND THE EMPOWERMENT OF WOMEN, New York – 2017


11. Human rights: a reality for all: Council of Europe Disability Strategy 2017-2023 (2017) – COUCIL OF EUROPE, Strasbourg – March 2017


12. Central African Republic: People with Disabilities at High Risk - 4 Years into Conflict, More Support, Protection Needed – HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH, New York – June 2017


13. Making support services better in the future A joint agreement (Easy to read) – EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION OF SERVICE PROVIDERS FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES, Brussels – 2017


14. Directive on accessibility of the websites and mobile applications of public sector bodies Toolkit - EUROPEAN DISABILITY FORUM, Brussels – May 2017  


15. Still left behind – Pathways to inclusive education for girls with disabilities – LEONARD CHECHIRE DISABILITY, UNITED NATIONS GIRLS’ EDUCATION INITIATIVE, London – June 2017


16. Bridging the gap – your role in transporting children with disabilities to school in developing countries – ACCESS EXCHANGE INTERNATIONAL, San Francisco – January 2017


17. The right to live independently and be included in the community – Addressing barriers to independent living across the globe - EUROPEAN NETWORK ON INDEPENDENT LIVING, Dublin – June 2017


18. Inclusive disaster risk reduction – HANDICAP INTERNATIONAL, Lyon – July 2017


19. Strengthening mental health system governance in six low- and middle-income countries in Africa and South Asia: challenges, needs and potential strategies – OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, Cary – February 2017


20. Disability and conditional social security benefits : Journal of Poverty and Social Justice, special issue, vol. 25, no.2, June 2017 – THE POLICY PRESS, Bristol – July 2017


21. Disability in the sustainable development goals: critical reflections. Disability & the Global South (DGS), 2017, Vol. 4 No. 1 Special issue – THE CRITICAL INSTITUTE, Malta –


22. Water justice, gender and disability: South Asian Water Studies (SAWAS), special issues, vol.5, no.4, June 2017 - SOUTH ASIAN WATER STUDIES, Telangana – June 2017


23. Thinking of migration and disability / Review of disability studies - Vol 13, No 2 – THE REVIEW OF DISABILITY STUDIES, Honolulu – June 2017


24. UNCRPD: What is article 27 and the right to work? – MENTAL HEALTH EUROPE, Brussels – 2017


25. The my disability matters club – the free social network for the disability community – REARDON Dale – 2017










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