TT 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.
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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)