Conversations With America: Promoting Disability Rights

October 12, 2012
Source: U.S. Department of State

Conversations With America 

Promoting Disability Rights

  Submit Your Questions NOW

on DipNote &  Twitter (Hashtag #disabilityrights)


Judy Heumann, Special Advisor, International Disability Rights, will hold a conversation with Ann Cody, Director of Policy & Global Outreach, Blaze Sports and Kirk Bauer, Executive Director, Disabled Sports USA, on Promoting Disability Rights.The discussion will be moderated by Cheryl Benton, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs, and will be available for on demand viewing soon on DipNote, the Department of State's official blog.

You are invited to participate by submitting questions, some of which will be selected for response during the taping. Submit your questions below on DipNote and join the ongoing discussion via Twitter using the hashtag #disabilityrights. Please submit questions via DipNote and Twitter as soon as possible for consideration.

Through Conversations With America, leaders of national non-governmental organizations have the opportunity to discuss foreign policy and global issues with senior State Department officials. These conversations aim to provide candid views of the ways in which leaders from the foreign affairs community are engaging the Department on pressing foreign policy issues.

View other Conversations With America here and by accessing the Conversations With America video podcasts on iTunes.