AGENDA’s partner in Thailand, Asian Network for Free Elections (ANFREL) on August 2 organized an Advocacy Campaign Workshop in Bangkok, Thailand, attended by 56 participants representing various organizations of persons with disabilities, government bodies such and Council as Election Commission of Thailand (ECT), Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities, Bureau of Special…

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ANFREL on July 5 organized a focus group discussion with 19 participants from the Institute of Human Rights and Peace Studies at Mahidol University in Bangkok, Thailand. The discussion aimed to present and collect feedback on ANFREL’s research outcomes related to their Legal Measure of Elections for People with Disabilities according to the…

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On June 28, AGENDA partner, the Cambodian Disabled People’s Organization (CDPO), conducted a round-table discussion in Phnom Penh, Cambodia to discuss access to justice and the Masterplan, as well as CDPO’s ongoing efforts to enhance disability rights by promoting the Masterplan’s implementation. The discussion was aired live on the Voice of Persons with…

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Hanoi Independent Living Center (HILC) on June 25,organized a workshop to introduce the Masterplan in Hanoi, Vietnam. The workshop was attended by 60 representatives from DPOs, civil society organizations, international non-governmental organizations, the Vietnam Committee on Disabilities, and the Social Assistance Department of the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs. The workshop participants…

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National Coalition for the Blind Malaysia (NCBM) on June 25, met with Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister Dr. Wan Azizah Wan Ismail, also the Minister of Women, Family and Community Development

National Coalition for the Blind Malaysia (NCBM) on June 25, met with Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister Dr. Wan Azizah Wan Ismail, also the Minister of Women, Family and Community Development. At the meeting, Wan Azizah mentioned that the ASEAN Enabling Masterplan 2025: Mainstreaming the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (Masterplan) is one of…

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On June 6, Nguyen Hong Ha from HILC, Dang Huynh Mai, Chair of Vietnam Federation on Disability (VFD) and Nguyen Ngoc Toan, Vice-Director of the Social Assistance Department, Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs spoke about the ASEAN Enabling Masterplan and the participation of persons with disabilities in all aspects of life in…

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On May 17, the Cambodian Disabled People’s Organization (CDPO) aired their third live monthly round-table discussion on Facebook and their radio station, Voices of Persons with Disabilities (VPD). The May episode covered the topic of the Masterplan and climate change along with a guest speaker from the National Committee for Disaster Management (NCDM), aiming to raise public awareness…

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