25 results for ["PANDEMIC"]

Hosted by the Governments of Canada, Philippines and Hungary at the 14th Session of the Conference of States Parties to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

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Since the beginning of the pandemic, OPDs were very active doing their advocacy work, filling the gaps left by the governments and providing direct support to persons with disabilities and their families.

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The event "Impact of Armed Conflict and Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) on People with Disabilities- Prioritizing Mental Illness and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) through Socio-Economic Recovery Strategies" is built on the previous conference held on the margins of CSW65 with the title "How to ensure the empowerment of women and girls, including people with disabilities, at all stages of their lives?

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Our partners from Spain, Israel, the United States, and Switzerland will outline best practices when it comes to ensuring that built environments allow all people to fully participate in the digital benefits of tomorrow.

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This three-day Conference organized by the Department of Global Communications, Dag Hammarskjöld Library and the Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Division of Sustainable Development Goals will bring the global discussion on open science and climate action to the United Nations and highlight national and IGO policies and Open Science initiatives from around the world.

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Press Conferences by Munir Akram, President of the UN Economic and Social Council, and Liu Zhenmin, Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs

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Adam Abdelmoula, Deputy Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Somalia and the United Nations Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator in the United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM), briefs the media on the humanitarian crisis in Somalia.

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Briefing by Amy Quantrill, Spokesperson for the President of the 75th Session of the General Assembly.

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In this side event expert representatives from OPDs, researchers and development professionals will share learnings from Inclusive Futures' COVID-19 response programme.

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Health, inequality dangerously linked, speakers warn, stressing exclusion, disparity impeding ability to contain COVID-19, on day three of high-level political forum.

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