The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) is drafting a plan to mainstream disability inclusion in the ASEAN Community.Read the complete article
With support from the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES), the National Electoral Commission (NEC) in Sierra Leone produced a series of voter education radio messages in preparation ...Read the complete article
In 2016, the Election Access Working Group (EAWG), convened by the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) with partners such as the Central Election Commission of Kosovo (CEC) ...Read the complete article
The International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) co-hosted a side event panel discussion at the Conference of States Parties for the UN CRPD with DPI, STEP, NAPD, Fight ...Read the complete article
The Coalition for Independent Living (CIL) conducted disability rights awareness raising activities with youth at local universities. CIL conducted seminars and an advocacy campaign in recognition of National Disability Rights Day in June 2018 with support from the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). .
Part of CIL's advocacy was one-day disability inclusion seminars with university students at seven universities ...
In 2015, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Community achieved an important milestone: the tenth and final Member State ratified the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. Disability rights thus emerged as an unexpected area of human rights consensus in the region. This agreement presented an early opportunity to demonstrate the ASEAN Community’s more “people-oriented and people-centered” approach to regional integration and cooperation.
On June 13, 2018, the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) co-hosted a side event panel discussion at the Conference of States Parties for the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) with Disabled People's International (DPI), Special Talent and Exchange Program (STEP), National Assembly of Persons with Disabilities (NAPD), Fight for Right, United Nations Development Programme, Election Commission of Pakistan, United Kingdom Department for International Development (DFID), ...
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