On September 17, AGENDA participated in the Election Supervisory Body’s (Bawaslu) focus group discussion (FGD) on the “Evaluation of Election Observation Tools” alongside CSOs that work in the monitoring of accessible elections, including the Constitution and Democracy Initiative (KoDE Inisiatif), Independent Committee for Election Oversight (KIPP), People’s Voter Education Network (JPPR), Democracy and…

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On September 17, AGENDA participated in the Election Supervisory Body’s (Bawaslu) focus group discussion (FGD) on the “Evaluation of Election Observation Tools” alongside CSOs that work in the monitoring of accessible elections, including the Constitution and Democracy Initiative (KoDE Inisiatif), Independent Committee for Election Oversight (KIPP), People’s Voter Education Network (JPPR), Democracy and…

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AGENDA at ASEAN Civil Society ConferenceASEAN People Forum 2019

On September 10-12, AGENDA attended the ASEAN Civil Society Conference/ASEAN People’s Forum 2019 in Bangkok. The theme was “Advancing Peoples’ Movement for Justice, Peace, Equality, Sustainability and Democracy in Southeast Asia.” AGENDA held a session called “The ASEAN Enabling Masterplan 2025: Creating Civil Society Partnership for Inclusive and Diverse Political Participation” on September…

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AGENDA at ASEAN Civil Society ConferenceASEAN People Forum 2019

AGENDA Disability Rights Advisor spoke at the Public-Private-People (PPP) conference on the ASEAN Enabling Masterplan 2025 on September 11, with the theme of “Working Together,” hosted by the ASEAN Senior Officials Meeting on Social Welfare and Development (SOMSWD) in Singapore. The conference brought together government officials, industry and business sector representatives, non-government organization…

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Conference on the implementation of ASEAN Enabling Masterplan in Thailand

AGENDA partner, the Thailand Association of the Blind (TAB), hosted a conference on the “Implementation of the ASEAN Enabling Masterplan in Thailand” on September 9, 2019. Fifty-eight participants, 29 of which were women, attended the conference in Bangkok. The participants discussed the implementation of the ASEAN Enabling Masterplan 2025: Mainstreaming the Rights of…

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Sabah state minister of health together with other speakers and NCBM staff took a photo after the signing

National Council for the Blind, Malaysia (NCBM) hosted its second regional awareness workshop in Kinabalu, Sabah. 86 participants attended the workshop, 44 of which were women, representing 11 non-government organizations (NGOs) and 22 government agencies. NCBM introduced the ASEAN Enabling Masterplan 2025: Mainstreaming the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (Masterplan) and consulted…

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On August 16, CDPO held its sixth live roundtable discussion in Phnom Penh. The discussion aimed to promote the Masterplan and discuss best practices in providing inclusive health services. Key speakers were Kim Savuon, Deputy Director of Department of Hospital Services at the Ministry of Health-Cambodia and Sok Dary, Program Manager of Marie Stopes Cambodia, a leading CSO…

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Regional Masterplan Awareness Workshop in Kuala Lumpur by NCBM

AGENDA partner, the National Council for the Blind, Malaysia (NCBM), on August 8, hosted its first regional Masterplan awareness workshop in Kuala Lumpur. The workshop was attended by 15 participants, 5 of which were women, representing seven DPOs and four government agencies. The workshop utilized NCBM’s policy platform document to reassess the prioritized…

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