- December 18, 2018

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Disability Data Advocacy Working Group
Activities for 2019

All are invited to participate in the webinars. We are encouraging you all to share information, article, blogs that are relevant in relation to disability measurements to input to the newsletter, by the date indicated. For further information, questions or inputs contact: hlpf2019 [at]

Please note: the current outline of the activities is tentative, as there might be changes in the dates, titles and presenting organizations contributing to any given webinar.  The Stakeholder Group of Persons with Disabilities also reserves the rights to re-asses the frequency and subject of webinars/newsletters.

Webinar 1: January 31, 10-11am EST 
Title: Data on persons with disabilities in humanitarian settings. If you were unable to join us, a recording of the webinar can be found here
Presented by Humanity and Inclusion in collaboration with CBM and IDA
Agenda: Short introductory remarks by Jose Viera, Representative of the Stakeholder Group of Persons with Disabilities
Accessibility: The webinar will be accessible with International Sign interpretation and real-time captioning. 
Newsletter: Don't miss the newsletter that accompanies this webinar!

Webinar 2: February 27, 10-11am EST
Practical guidance on gathering and analyzing data
Agenda: Presented by Washington Group in collaboration with International Centre for Evidence in Disability and ADD International
Register: To register for this webinar, please click here.

Newsletter input deadline: 18 February

Webinar 3: March 27, 10-11am EST
Title: Country experience on disability data collection
Presented by Leonard Cheshire Disability in collaboration with CBM and ICED, TBC 

Newsletter input deadline: 18 March

Webinar 4: April 24, 10-11am EST
Title: Administrative data
Presented by the Washington Group 

Newsletter input deadline: 15 April

Webinar 5 May 22, 10-11am EST
Title: Data and children with disabilities
Presented by UNICEF and Daniel Mont

Newsletter input deadline: 13 May

Webinar 6: September 30, 10-11am EST 
Title: Regional data work
Presented by ESCAP and ESCWA

Newsletter input deadline: 18 September

Webinar 7: October 23, 10-11am EST
Title: Disability and employment data
Presented by ILO and Daniel Mont

Newsletter input deadline: October 14

Webinar 8: November 20, 10-11am EST
Title: The role of NGOs in collecting and contributing to disability data through programs.
Presented by Light for the World and others (CBM, Sightsavers)

Newsletter input deadline: November 11

Webinar 9: December 10
Title: Disability registries: yes or no?

Newsletter input deadline: 2 December

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