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Details about the event are available below:
Leadership for policy change: Government, INGO, and DPO strategies for political inclusion
Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 3.00 - 4.30 PM, Conference Room C
ASL interpretation and CART will be provided.
Do you want to learn about how data collection can inform policy at the international, regional, and national levels? Are you interested in advocating for inclusive policies? Please join the United States ...
Participants in IFES’ AGENDA training on strategic communication and advocacy in November 2018 in Jakarta, Indonesia, pose for a group photo.
On November 15, 2018, the ASEAN Enabling Masterplan 2025: Mainstreaming the Rights of Persons with Disabilities was signed by the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Heads of State at the 33rd ASEAN Summit in Singapore. The Masterplan is ASEAN’s first regional action plan for mainstreaming the rights ...
Freyja Haraldsdóttir has had a leading role in Iceland’s political life as an activist, political party member and temporary member of parliament. As a woman with a disability, Freyja has advocated for solutions to the intersectional barriers faced by persons with multiple social identities in Iceland. The interview with Freyja is lightly edited below.