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The Alliance Accountability Toolkit and its applicability to Youth Disability Advocacy

This session showcases the Accountability Toolkit, a set of interlinked tools that help a person to plan and implement an advocacy strategy in a systematic way with the use of data, both qualitative and quantitative. Developed by the Global Alliance of…

Participatory Grant Making and Advocacy by Young Disabled Activists

What happens when young disabled activists get to design and run their own advocacy projects? And what happens when young disabled people get to choose who and what gets funding? This session will give a short introduction to participatory grant…

Bridging the Road to Equality: Safe is Inclusive!

This session will showcase how road safety contributes to reducing inequalities, especially among disabled youths. It will discuss the impact of road traffic crashes on disadvantaged communities and share key findings and recommendations from a new policy brief on Road…


Bournemouth University Press Release

BU launches new project to strengthen disability rights in East and Central Africa Academics from Bournemouth University have launched a new project designed to grow the power of young disability rights activists in East and Central Africa.
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Festival Day 1: Tools for Change

Day 1: Tools for Change: Tackling disability marginalisation through advocacy 17th April Through workshops led by local and international speakers, the objectives are to exchange knowledge on (1) local, national and global dimensions of disability advocacy and activism, (2) how...
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Festival Day 2: Challenging Stigma

Day 2: Challenging Stigma: Self-representation and content creation 18th April Through workshops led by local and international speakers, the objectives are to exchange knowledge on (1) the nature of stigma and models of destigmatisation, (2) the efficacy of various forms...
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Festival Day 3: Conference

Day 3: Conference: Towards East and Central African models of disability advocacy and social change 19th April This is a full-day conference for academics and practitioners in the fields of disability advocacy, featuring presentations and expert panels from the academic,...
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