The ASEAN Enabling Masterplan 2025: Mainstreaming the Rights of Persons with Disabilities represents the culmination of a collaborative and cross-pillar initiative of ASEAN organisations and entities to enhance the promotion and protection of the rights of persons with disabilities in the ASEAN Community. The ASEAN Enabling Masterplan is also available in Indonesian,…

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In mid-April 2018, National Council for the Blind Malaysia (NCBM), Malaysian AGENDA’s partner launched a booklet on how to help people with disabilities titled Panduan Memberi Sokongan dan Berinteraksi dengan Orang Kurang Upaya which would be used by the Election Commission officers during the general election. The initiative was funded by the International…

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A total of four (4) Disabled People Organizations (out of 28 CSOs) which have Consultative Relationship with the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR): 

  1. Persatuan Penyandang Disabilitas Indonesia (PPDI/Indonesia Disabled People’s Association)
  2. Movement for the Intellectually Disabled of Singapore (MINDS)
  3. Malaysian Confederation of the Disabled (MCD)
  4. Thailand Association of the Blind…

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In February 2016, the General Election Network for Disability Access (AGENDA) published Disability Access and Inclusion in the Political Processes of Four Southeast Asian Countries. The report provides key insights from Cambodia, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Vietnam, written by local disabled persons’ organizations (DPOs), on access and inclusion of persons with disabilities with…

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Myanmar Independent Living Initiative (MILI) is one of AGENDA partners in ASEAN. Mr. Nay Lin Soe is the founder and program director of the Myanmar Independent Living Initiative (MILI), an organization for persons with disabilities (PWDs) in Myanmar. In this short video, Mr. Nay Lin Soe briefly describes and shares his personal experience…

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