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Report of the 11th session of the Conference of States Parties to the CRPD Now Available
September 17, 2018
Source: United Nations
The United Nations Report of the eleventh session of the Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities is now available.



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Report of the 11th session of the Conference of States Parties to the CRPD Now Available
September 17, 2018
Source: United Nations
The United Nations Report of the eleventh session of the Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities is now available.

USICD mourns the loss of international disability rights advocate and friend, Mr. Kalle Konkkola.
September 11, 2018
The United States International Council on Disabilities (USICD) is deeply saddened by the news of the passing of Mr. Kalle Könkkölä and sends its deepest condolences to his loved ones.

USICD Mourns the Loss of Senator John McCain and Will Honor Him with Its Award
August 27, 2018
In recognition of his lifetime of service to disability rights, Senator John McCain will receive USICD’s Dole-Harkin award for distinction in public service to the global disability community. The award will be presented posthumously at USICD’s Gala to celebrate the International Day of Persons with Disabilities in December 2018.

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USICD Media Releases

USICD mourns the loss of international disability rights advocate and friend, Mr. Kalle Konkkola.
September 11, 2018
The United States International Council on Disabilities (USICD) is deeply saddened by the news of the passing of Mr. Kalle Könkkölä and sends its deepest condolences to his loved ones.

USICD Mourns the Loss of Senator John McCain and Will Honor Him with Its Award
August 27, 2018
In recognition of his lifetime of service to disability rights, Senator John McCain will receive USICD’s Dole-Harkin award for distinction in public service to the global disability community. The award will be presented posthumously at USICD’s Gala to celebrate the International Day of Persons with Disabilities in December 2018.

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