• Webinar

    HLPF 2019 WEBINAR SERIES

    INTERNATIONAL: The Stakeholder Group of Person with Disabilities invites you to meet the new focal point of the Stakeholder Group and to learn about the High-level Political Forum 2019. In 2019, education, employment, inequalities, climate change, and Goal 16 will be among the Goals reviewed during the forum. In addition, 51 countries will voluntarily report on their… Continue Reading »

    New IDDC/EDF Webinar: 29 October 2018

    Invitation to join the upcoming webinar: “Upholding the rights of persons with disabilities: Linkages between Financing for Development and the EU Budget for the implementation of the SDGs” 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) are… Continue Reading »

    Register Now! HLPF 2019 : Data Webinar

    Data Webinar ‘An overview of recent global advocacy efforts’  Date: Wednesday, 14th November 2018 Time: 10:00am – 11:00am, EST (New York time) Speakers: Vladimir Cuk, Executive Director of IDA and focal point of the Stakeholder Group of Persons with Disabilities – on the data commitments made during the Global Disability Summit & the World Data Forum Elizabeth Lockwood,… Continue Reading »

    EDF Webinar Four: Sustainable Development Goals: How to Engage in the Regional Fora in the African and Arabic Regions

    Webinar Four: Sustainable Development Goals: How to Engage in the Regional Fora in the African and Arabic Regions Wednesday, 24th October 2018 3:00pm – 4:00pm, Belgium time Everyone is encouraged to register! The European Disability Forum (EDF) is delighted to announce the fourth installment in its webinar series on Wednesday, 24th October related to the Sustainable Development Goals in the… Continue Reading »

    OCT 12th: Accessibility & Mainstreaming of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

    INTERNATIONAL: The UN Secretary General’s Executive Committee decided in April 2018 to review the UN system’s current approach to both accessibility and to mainstreaming the rights of persons with disabilities across the organization’s operations. To support this effort, Dr. Valerie Karr and her team from University of Massachusetts Boston are conducting a study titled United… Continue Reading »

    New Webinar! Sustainable Development Goals in the UN Regions: The Engagement of Organisations of Persons with Disabilities

    INTERNATIONAL: The European Disability Forum (EDF) is delighted to announce its new webinar on Tuesday, 11th September on the Sustainable Development Goals. DATE: Tuesday, 11th September 2018 TIME: 16:00pm – 17:00pm, Belgium time Everyone is encouraged to register! Speaker and content Orsolya Bartha, Senior Advisor at International Disability Alliance, will be the speaker. Orsolya will provide… Continue Reading »

    Blackboard Celebrates Global Accessibility Awareness Day with Series of Informative Webinars

    WASHINGTON, USA: 2nd annual Blackboard webinar series will convene experts from around the globe to share insights on creating inclusive learning experiences for all. In recognition of the seventh annual Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD), Blackboard will host a series of no cost, informative webinars covering hot topics related to digital access in education. The virtual events, taking… Continue Reading »

    EDF Webinar: Preparation to the HLPF for European Organisations of Persons with Disabilities

    INTERNATIONAL: The European Disability Forum (EDF) is delighted to announce its new webinar on Thursday, 24th May on the Sustainable Development Goals. Thursday, 24th May 2018 3:30pm – 4:30pm  (Belgium time) Everyone is encouraged to register! Overview As part of its follow-up and review mechanisms, the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development encourages member states to… Continue Reading »

    Register Now for May 10th Webinar: Financing for Development and Persons with Disabilities

    INTERNATIONAL: As announced in a previous article, the HLPF team has launched a series of webinars about the SDGs  The first HLPF 2018 Webinar on Disability Data and the SDGs that took place on April 19th, 2018 was very well received with over 300 people who registered to the webinar!  They have made the recording accessible to the public for those who… Continue Reading »