APPLY for Disability Data Workshop on 10th of June in NYC – Prior to CoSP

Americas, Events, ICT, May 7 2018

world crpd inclusive education MapNEW YORK, USA: Prior to the 11th session of the Conference of States Parties to the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, apply to participate in a one day workshop on the Measurement of Disability, to be held on the 10th of June, in New York. 

The Workshop will include modules on the (i) Importance of Data, (ii) Concepts and Definitions, (iii) Data Collection Methods and Tools, (iv) Making Use of Data.

As an outcome, participants are expected to:
·      Have increased their knowledge of main issues related to the collection, analysis,  interpretation, and use of data on disability;
·      Have strengthened their understanding about appropriate data collection methods and tools;
·      Have deepened their knowledge of how to read and interpret data on persons with disabilities;
·      Understand how to disseminate and use data effectively to promote the rights of persons with disabilities.

If you are interested to apply to participate, kindly fill out the following link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/DisabilityData

 Application deadline is 15th of May!

All interested are encouraged to apply! There is limited funding available for participants. The selected participants will receive an invitation to attend the workshop no later than the 20th of May.

If you have any questions, please contact the HLPF team at: hlpf2018@ida-secretariat.org

Re-posted with permission

Source: IDA_CRPD_Forum

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