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Lessons and Approaches to Support the Capacity Strengthening Priorities of Local Partners

  Supporting local partners to achieve their own development goals requires valid and reliable measures of current capacity so that gaps or areas of improvement can be addressed and monitored over time. This webinar, conducted by the USAID-funded Data for Impact project, shares experiences in adapting and managing tools to strengthen the capacity of organizations [more…]

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Saúde Para Todos: Collection of Technical Briefs from Health for All in Angola

The USAID-funded project Saúde Para Todos (Health For All, or HFA) supported the Angolan government’s efforts to increase quality health service delivery across the country. Led by Population Services International (PSI), the project delivered a package of health interventions to bring malaria, HIV/AIDS, family planning services, and reproductive health care to select municipalities and provinces [more…]

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Empowering Women Leaders From Across the Globe Podcast

Mobility International USA hosts the Women’s Institute on Leadership and Disability (WILD), inviting international delegates representing over a dozen countries to the United States. The aim of this program is to create synergy among leaders from across the globe to advance disability rights and equity. In this podcast, participants and organizers share their experiences during [more…]

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Disability Inclusive Sexual & Reproductive Health

In line with the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and the Sustainable Development Goals, Humanity & Inclusion promotes the sexual reproductive health and rights (SRHR) of people with disabilities and vulnerable populations in development and fragile settings. Humanity & Inclusion’s interventions are built on five pillars: prevent, inform, provide, transform, and integrate. Humanity [more…]

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accountABILITY Toolkit
accountABILITY Toolkit

Women Enabled International’s accountABILITY Toolkit empowers women with disabilities and organizations working on their behalf to make use of available United Nations (UN) human rights mechanisms. Bringing the voices and experiences of women and girls with disabilities to the UN human rights system is essential to hold States accountable for their human rights obligations and [more…]

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Young Persons with Disabilities: Global Study on Ending Gender-based Violence and Realizing Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights
Young Persons with Disabilities: Global Study on Ending Gender-based Violence and Realizing Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights

This study provides an analysis on the situation of young persons with disabilities concerning discrimination and gender-based violence, including the impact on their sexual and reproductive health and rights. It also provides an assessment of legal, policy, and programming developments and specific good practices in service delivery as well as best-standard prevention and protection measures. [more…]

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Guidelines for Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities in Humanitarian Action

Persons with disabilities are estimated to represent 15 percent of the world’s population. In humanitarian contexts, they may form a much higher percentage. They are among the most marginalized people in crisis-affected communities and are disproportionately affected by conflict and emergency situations. The guidelines set out essential actions that humanitarian actors must take in order [more…]

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Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and SDG Training Initiative
Bridge CRPD-SDGs TRAINING INITIATIVE

Bridge Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) adopts an integrated approach to bridge between human rights and inclusive development perspectives. It aims to support organizations of persons with disabilities to translate the highest aspirations, norms, and standards to full and effective participation and inclusion of all, [more…]

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The Path to Equality for Women and Young Persons With Disabilities
PRB The Path to Equality for Women and Young Persons with Disabilities

Women and young people with disabilities face discrimination and barriers when trying to exercise their rights. The Path to Equality for Women and Young Persons With Disabilities: Realizing Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights and Ending Gender-Based Violence is an ENGAGE multimedia presentation that describes the necessary policy changes and investments needed for women and [more…]

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