Inclusion International contributed to the UN Day of General Discussion by addressing unique issues of people with intellectual disabilities and their families in accessing inclusive education. This perspective was brought by:
- Mia Farah, Self-advocate Council member of II
- Diane Richler, former II President
- Ellis Jongerius and Henriëtte Sandvoort, supported by Jose Smits (Europe)
- Juan Cobeñas, (Argentina)
Mia Farah, Self-advocate Council member of II
Diane Richler, former II President
Ellis Jongerius and Henriëtte Sandvoort, supported by Jose Smits (Europe)
Juan Cobeñas, Argentina
II was also represented in side sessions and meetings by Connie-Laurin Bowie, II Executive Director; Maureen Piggot, II Council member and President, Inclusion Europe; Peter Mitler, Former President of Inclusion International; and, Trish Grant, Director of Advocacy, IHC New Zealand.
Additionally, II contributed to an IDA sponsored side-session.