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Newsletter: February 2015


Welcome to the February edition of Inclusion International's newsletter. We have introduced a new feature, which will profile one of our member organizations in different regions of the world and their important efforts to support and strengthen the voices of people with intellectual disabilities and their families.

Inclusion International, in cooperation with our regional organizations, will support members to come together for exchange and shared learning In the coming months.

Please visit our website for news about upcoming webinars and information sessions designed to provide members with information and support in key priority areas.

Add your voice to the global network by sharing your stories, events and experiences with us.

Connie Laurin-Bowie
Executive Director


Inclusion in Action Around the World 


Upcoming Webinar -
26 February 2015

Inclusion International members are invited to participate in II Webinar on Influencing Global Discussions on Inclusive Education at the UN.

Webinars will be recorded and can be viewed on our website in March.


New quarterly newsletter:
Our Voice at the UN

We have started a new quarterly publication series focused on how Inclusion International and our members are making the voices of people with intellectual disabilities and their families heard at the United Nations and in global discussion that impact on our lives.


Survey about attitudes towards people with intellectual disabilities

Inclusion International has been working with UCL to develop the survey. Thank you to all of you who contributed by completing the survey.

The report will be published by mid-2015, and will be made available to all contributors.


Inclusion International partners in #DrawDisability

Inclusion International have become partners in this exciting project. We urge all our members and friends to participate.


Youth Advocacy Toolkit

We contributed to the easy to read materials of the Youth Advocacy Toolkit. It is available online in English, French and Spanish.


II News Hub: News and Information About II Members and Partners


In Focus: Lebanese Association for Self-Advocacy

As a part of our effort to share the experiences of our members around the world, we have introduced In Focus, a new feature which will profile one of our member organizations. 


PAPID, Promoting Self-Advocacy and Easy-to Read in Taiwan


Mongolian Colleagues Working Hard for the CRPD