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Senator Burr and the CRPD By Patricia Morrissey
April 17, 2014
Source: We Can Do This If We Try (Blog)

Senator Boozman and the CRPD
April 17, 2014
Source: We Can Do This If We Try (Blog)

Emirati sign language promoted
April 17, 2014
Source: gulfnews.com

The International Disability Treaty
April 15, 2014
Source: Wheelchair Traveling (Blog)

Tackling autism in the Middle East
April 15, 2014
Source: AlJazeera
Treatment for autism in the region has progressed, but lack of awareness and support services remains a challenge.

Disability Matters with Wade Henderson
April 15, 2014
Source: Disability Matters

CRPD Committee Makes Reports Available
April 14, 2014
Source: UNOHR

Amy Purdy’s bionic grace on ‘Dancing With the Stars’
April 12, 2014
Source: The Washington Post

The Senate Can Pass A Treaty To Protect Fish But Not One To Protect Disability Rights
April 11, 2014
Source: Think Progress

Fish and the CRPD
April 11, 2014
Source: We Can Do This If We Try (Blog)

Spirited disabled voters throng well-equipped poll booths
April 10, 2014
Source: DNAindia.com

Advancing ICT Accessibility with ITU
April 10, 2014
Source: ITU Blog

Challenges faced by children with disabilities in Uganda
April 8, 2014
Source: New Vision

Human rights training in Makira onCRPD
April 8, 2014
Source: Solomon Star

What the U.N. Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Conceals
April 7, 2014
Source: Town Hall

A Life Deserved
April 7, 2014
Source: Baltimore Sun

Senator Santorum and the CRPD
April 7, 2014
Source: We Can Do This If We Try (Blog)

Romania has to ensure a better protection to persons with disabilities, children and Roma
April 7, 2014
Source: Act Media

Evan Strong, U.S. Paralympic Sled Hockey Team honored by USOC
April 4, 2014
Source: US Paralympics

Senator Harkin and the CRPD
April 2, 2014
Source: We Can Do This If We Try (Blog)

Palestine Becomes 144th State Party to Ratify the CRPD
April 2, 2014
Source: UN Enable

Federation’s Kaplan impressed by D.C. disability advocacy day
March 28, 2014
Source: Cleveland Jewish News (Ohio)

Panel discusses global disability rights
March 28, 2014
Source: ASU News

Federal disability expert to speak in Tucson
March 26, 2014
Source: Arizona Daily Star

Towards a Latin American Network of Youth and Inclusive Development
March 26, 2014
Source: Inter American Institute on Disability and Inclusive Development (iiDi)

The CRPD and Senate Process
March 25, 2014
Source: We Can Do This If We Try (Blog)

DRI and allies testify on abuses in the Americas
March 25, 2014
Source: Disability Rights International

The U.S. and the CRPD: An Interview with USICD President Marca Bristo
March 25, 2014
Source: Nation of Change

The $64,000 Question
March 24, 2014
Source: We Can Do This If We Try (Blog)

The Senate refuses to lend support for people with disabilities
March 22, 2014
Source: The News Journal (Delaware)

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Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - Wednesday, April 30, 2014

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Thursday, May 8, 2014 - Thursday, May 8, 2014
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30th Annual Pacific Rim Conference on Disability and Diversity 2014
Monday, May 19, 2014 - Tuesday, May 20, 2014

3rd Annual M-Enabling Summit
Monday, June 9, 2014 - Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Seventh session of the Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 - Thursday, June 12, 2014

Inclusion International 16th World Congress: A Better World for All – No one Left behind
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 - Friday, June 13, 2014

6th International Disability Law Summer School
Monday, June 16, 2014 - Saturday, June 21, 2014

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