CDPO Roundtable Discussion on Youth and Disability

January 31, 2020

On January 30, AGENDA partner Cambodian Disabled People’s Organization (CDPO) continued its series of radio roundtable discussions on the Masterplan with a show focused on youth with disabiliites. Ms. Chheun Tevy, a project officer at Light for the World, represented youth with disabilities while Mrs. Loun Soleap, a volunteer at International Citizen Service…

MILI’s 1st Radio Talkshow on the Masterplan

January 22, 2020

On January 21, General Election Network for Disability Access (AGENDA) partner the Myanmar Independent Living Initiative (MILI) hosted its first radio talk show on the ASEAN Enabling Masterplan 2025 (Masterplan). ASEAN Disability Forum (ADF) Myanmar steering committee member, Mr. Thein Han Thu, and MILI project team member, Ms. Yu Yu Swe, explained the…

Hanoi ILC Project Closing Meeting

January 16, 2020

On January 15, HILC organized a Project Closing Meeting attended by 32 persons with disabilities from Hanoi, Da Nang, Ha Nam, Thai Binh, and Nam Dinh. Participants in the meeting reviewed the project activities, identified project achievements and lessons learned, and discussed future activities. Major achievements identified in the meeting include: 1) the…

Workshop in Identifying Priorities in Da Nang Province, Vietnam

January 9, 2020

On January 8, General Election Network for Disability Access (AGENDA) partner in Vietnam, Hanoi Independent Living Center (HILC), organized a workshop with a local disabled people organization (DPO) partner in Da Nang province to identify community priorities in the ASEAN Enabling Masterplan 2025. The aim of the workshop was to introduce the Masterplan…

Pilot Awareness Campaign on the Masterplan in Hanoi, Vietnam

December 21, 2019

On December 20, ASEAN Disability Forum (ADF), in collaboration with Hanoi Independent Living Center (HILC) and Vietnam Federation on Disability (VFD), organized a pilot awareness campaign on the Masterplan in Hanoi, Vietnam. The event was attended by 72 participants, 54 of whom were women. Ms. Ha Minh Duc, Senior Official on Social Welfare…

2019 PPDI Short Film Competition – Inclusive Indonesia

December 21, 2019

The award  night for the “Short Film Competition – Inclusive Indonesia” was held on December 19 and organized by PPDI at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs compound. H.E. Ambassador Jose Tavares, Director General for ASEAN Cooperation of Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Angkie Yudistia, Presidential Special Staff, and Gufroni Sakaril, Chairperson of PPDI…

CDPO Radio Talk Show on International Day on Persons with Disabilities in Cambodia

December 13, 2019

On December 12, Cambodian Disabled People’s Organization (CDPO) held its final discussion in a series of live roundtables on celebrating the international day of persons with disabilities (IDPD) in Cambodia. CPDO invited the Deputy Chief of Integration of Persons with Disabilities Unit of the Disability Action Council (DAC) – a national coordination and…

MILI Meeting with Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement

December 6, 2019

On December 5, Myanmar Independent Living Initiative (MILI) met with the union minister of the Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief, and Resettlement (MSWRR), Dr. Win Myat Aye, in Nay Pyi Taw, to discuss potential areas of collaboration in conducting the multi-stakeholder dialogue on the ASEAN Enabling Masterplan 2025: Mainstreaming the Rights of Persons…

AGENDA at 2019 AICHR Regional Dialogue

December 6, 2019

On December 3 – 5, General Election Network for Disability Access (AGENDA) participated in the 2019 ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) Regional Dialogue on the Mainstreaming the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in the ASEAN Community (Gender Perspectives on Disability Rights). The dialogue’s first activity, concurrent with the International Day of…