Taking a Step Back Before Moving Forward: What Have We Learned to Support Inclusive Recovery? Results from UNPRPD MPTF Joint Programme
This event, sponsored by the Finnish MFA and the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade of the Australian Government, will provide an opportunity to present learnings, findings and achievements from the UNPRPD joint programme on COVID-19 response and recovery which has been in implementation for 8 months with the participation of UNPRPD members including 9 UN agencies ILO, UNDP, UNICEF, UNESCO, WHO, UNWomen, UNFPA, UNDESA and OHCHR, IDA and IDDC. The objectives of the event are to share the progress achieved so far around the 3 main anticipated results of the programme:
• Know How: sharing the contributions made to advance capabilities and understanding of UNCTs, OPDs and government on disability-inclusive response to COVID-19;
• Participation: discussing achievements made to guarantee OPDs' effective engagement in planning, implementation, and monitoring of a disability-inclusive engendered response to COVID-19 emergency;
• What Works: Presenting generated evidence, analysis and programmatic guidance to design and implement inclusive recovery plans.