Inclusion International to host side events at COSP8

II will be co-sponsoring three side sessions at the eighth session of the Conference of States Parties (COSP8) to the CRPD

Overcoming barriers to live independently in the community

In partnership with the governments of New Zealand, Austria, Italy, the UN High Commission for Human Rights and the International Disability Alliance

June 10, 1:15 – 2:30

Developing National-Level Disability Data Strategies

In partnership with the government of Canada, the Canadian Association for Community Living and the Council of Canadians with Disabilities

June 10, 3 – 4:30

Post-2015 agenda and Education: Securing Inclusion as the Foundation

In partnership with UNICEF, , focused on securing inclusive education in the post-2015 development agenda, in particular in the sustainable development goal on education.

June 11, 1:15 – 2:30

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