TT on inclusion of persons with disabilities in humanitarian action: Multi-stakeholder Workshop (Geneva)

TT on inclusion of persons with disabilities in humanitarian action: Multi-stakeholder Workshop (Geneva)

Oct
02-03
2017
(All day) in Geneva
Add to Calendarhttps://interagencystandingcommittee.org/iasc-task-team-inclusion-persons-disabilities-humanitarian-action/meetings/tt-inclusion-persons-210-02-2017 00:00:0010-03-2017 00:00:0035TT on inclusion of persons with disabilities in humanitarian action: Multi-stakeholder Workshop (Geneva)IASC Guidelines on Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities in Humanitarian Action  2 days Multi-stakeholder Workshop – Geneva 2 and 3 October 2017 - Palais des Nations, Geneva (TBC) Organized by: the co-leads of the IASC Task Team on inclusion of persons with disabilities in humanitarian action (Handicap International, International Disability Alliance and UNICEF), thanks to the generous support of Finland  Aim of the workshop: advance the development of the guidelines in a consultative manner (please refer to included Concept note for more details) Expected Participants: IASC task team members, UN agencies and international organizations; Member States; Organisations of persons with disabilities (DPOs), and Civil Society Organisations working on issues of persons with disabilities and/or humanitarian action.  - - - - -   Note1: For information about accessibility in Geneva and the Palais des Nations (venue TBC),  please visit the " News" section on the homepage of the TT home page.  Note 2: Subsequent to the above event, a consultation about The New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants and the Rights of Persons with Disabilities will be held in the same room on 03 October 2017 from 3:30 to 6pm (For more information, please see the "News" section at the bottom of the IASC TT main page)    Geneva, Palais des NationstrueMM/DD/YYYY

Description

IASC Guidelines on Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities in Humanitarian Action 

2 days Multi-stakeholder Workshop – Geneva

2 and 3 October 2017 - Palais des Nations, Geneva (TBC)

Organized by: the co-leads of the IASC Task Team on inclusion of persons with disabilities in humanitarian action (Handicap International, International Disability Alliance and UNICEF), thanks to the generous support of Finland

 Aim of the workshop: advance the development of the guidelines in a consultative manner (please refer to included Concept note for more details)

Expected Participants: IASC task team members, UN agencies and international organizations; Member States; Organisations of persons with disabilities (DPOs), and Civil Society Organisations working on issues of persons with disabilities and/or humanitarian action.

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Note1: For information about accessibility in Geneva and the Palais des Nations (venue TBC),  please visit the " News" section on the homepage of the TT home page. 

Note 2: Subsequent to the above event, a consultation about The New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants and the Rights of Persons with Disabilities will be held in the same room on 03 October 2017 from 3:30 to 6pm

(For more information, please see the "News" section at the bottom of the IASC TT main page) 

 

Meeting Documents
Concept Note

Provides information about the event's background, objectives and agenda 

Save the Date (letter)

Location

 
City
Geneva
Venue
Palais des Nations
Meeting Host(s)

Contact

Mr. Ricardo Pla Cordero

Handicap International
Email:
rplacordero@handicap-international.org

Ms. Isabelle de Muyser-Boucher

Geneva
Email:
demuyser-boucher@un.org
Phone:
+41 22 917 3290

Meeting Notes