Boston, MA, May 28, 2008
DISABILITY RIGHTS FUND LAUNCHES WEB SITE
The Disability Rights Fund, a groundbreaking collaborative supporting the human rights of people with disabilities, has launched its Web site at www.disabilityrightsfund.org
Washington, DC, December 17, 2007
AAPD LAUDS UNITED NATIONS G3ICT INITIATIVE FOR INCLUDING DISABILITY PERSPECTIVES AT DIGITAL CITIES WIRELESS ROUNDTABLE
The American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD), the largest cross-disability membership organization in the U.S., is delighted that the United Nations Global Initiative for Inclusive Information and Communication Technologies (G3ict) included discussions focused on accessibility for people with disabilities at its Digital Cities Convention held December 11-12, 2007, in Washington, D.C.
Chicago, IL, November 15, 2007
CHICAGO CITY COUNCIL PASSES RESOLUTION URGING U.S. TO SIGN ON TO TREATY ON THE RIGHTS OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES
On September 5, 2007 the Chicago City Council passed a resolution introduced by Mayor Richard
M. Daley calling for the U.S. to ratify the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with
New York, NY, July 02, 2007
ITU REPORT OF THE FIRST GLOBAL G3ICT FORUM MEETING (NEW YORK, 26 MARCH 2007)
ITU produced a report of the 26 March Global Initiative for Inclusive Information and Communication Technologies Forum in New York. It was written by Mr. Greg Ratta, who participated in the Forum on behalf of the ITU.