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The International Disability Alliance (IDA), created in 1999, is an umbrella organization focused on improving awareness and rights for individuals with disabilities around the globe. The IDA works with Non Governmental Organizations (NGO's), supranational organizations such as the United Nations (U DSi is working with the disability community and the International Disability Alliance (IDA) to ensure a disability inclusive response to the COVID-19 crisis. Published: 14 th July, 2020 Updated: 21 st July, 2020 The International Disability Alliance and the International Disability and Development Consortium have launched a Covid19 Discrimination campaign to call to raise awareness of examples of the discrimination that persons with disabilities experience in accessing services and call on the global community on the critical and urgent need to deliver disability inclusive COVID-19 responses at global This the alarming conclusion of the study “Disability in humanitarian context: views from affected people and field organisations”, launched in July by Handicap International. Based on a broad consultation, the study was carried out as a contribution for the upcoming global consultation (14-16 october), an important step in the World GreyCells - Association of Former International Civil Servants for Development GreyCells is a platform through which retired international civil servants willing to contribute to the global development effort can make their experience and expertise available, on a volunteer basis.

Aug 23, 2019 · Geneva, 25 – 30 January International Disability Alliance (IDA) Governing Body meeting. Immediate past President of the World Blind Union (WBU) and Vision Australia General Manager International and Stakeholder Relations, Maryanne Diamond, recently travelled to Geneva for the International Disability Alliance (IDA) Governing Body meeting.

Geneva Office. 150 route de Ferney, PO Box 2100 CH 1211 Geneva 2, Switzerland Telephone: +41 (0)22 788 42 73 Fax: +41 (0)22 788 42 74 New York Office The International Disability Alliance is governed by its full members and through the IDA Board, which is made up of representatives from each of its full members. All IDA members are organizations majority-led by and composed of persons with disabilities and their families.

Thanks to financial support from Australia and the European Union Humanitarian Aid, this work, plus additional examples from field projects from CBM, Humanity & Inclusion and the International Disability Alliance (IDA) have now been gathered into a report (available here), launched on the occasion of the 2019 International Disability Day

Background. Advancing the rights of women and girls with disabilities is an indispensable condition to achieve gender equality and to fulfill the promise of leaving no one behind of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. International Disability Alliance 1 hr · The 44th session of the Human Rights Council took place at the United Nations Office at Geneva between June 30th and July 17th, 2020.