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Experiences in Rights-Based Development Programming
Wednesday, July 24, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Pact, 1828 L Street NW, Suite 300, Washington, DC 20036
How does a rights lens change how we approach development challenges? Many donors, implementing agencies and civil society organizations build programming around rights-based approaches (RBAs), which use human rights commitments, as well as domestic laws and policies, to meet development objectives. RBAs ...
Contributed by Chris Deal, Program Associate for Asia-Pacfiic, International Foundation for Electoral Systems
On June 9th at 4:35 p.m., Chanthy Hoy landed at John F. Kennedy International Airport, collected her bags and set out for New York City. As her ride to the hotel pulled into traffic, she began nervously looking out the window as ever-larger buildings appeared on the horizon, but her apprehension quickly turned into excitement as ...
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Leadership for policy change: Government, INGO, and DPO strategies for political inclusion
Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 3.00 - 4.30 PM, Conference Room C
ASL interpretation and CART will be provided.
Do you want to learn about how data collection can inform policy at the international, regional, and national levels? Are you interested in advocating for inclusive policies? Please join the United States ...