AICHR Indonesia in collaboration with General Elections Network for Disability Access (AGENDA) and ASEAN Disability Forum (ADF) is organizing a series of four bi-weekly webinars on advancing the protection of disability rights in ASEAN in the context of post-pandemic on Monday at 09.00 – 12.00 Bangkok/Jakarta time

May 17 Fourth Webinar on Summary of Best Practices, Lesson Learnt, Challenges in Implementing CRPD during COVID-19 Pandemic and Ways Forwards in ASEAN



  1. Ms. Joseline P. Niwane, Chair of SOMSWD; Assistant Secretary for Policy and Plans Group, Department of Social Welfare and Development, Philippines (TBC)
  2. Ms. Julia Tijaja, Director of ASEAN Integration Monitoring Directorate (AIMD), ASEAN Secretariat (TBC)
  3. Mr. Kieren Fitzpatrick, Director of Asia Pacific Forum
  4. Mr. Muhammad Joni Yulianto, Founder of Institute for Inclusion and Advocacy of Persons with Disabilities
    (SIGAB), Indonesia
  5. Ms. Risnawati Utami, UN Commissioner of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD), 2019 – 2022

Sign language interpretation and closed captions are provided during the webinars.


This event series is supported by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT), Australian Government.

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