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G3ict-DPI Side-Event at the Eighth Session of the Conference of States Parties (COSP8) to the CRPD

New York, NY, USA

June 8, 2015

Time: 1:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Venue: Conference Room 4, UN Headquarters

The Role of Technology and Innovation in the Post-2015 Development Framework

Organized by: The Global Initiative for Inclusive Information and Communication Technologies (G3ict) in collaboration with Disabled People's International (DPI).

Details: A discussion of the imperative for the Post-2015 Development Framework to factor in assistive technologies and accessible Information and Communications Technologies including television, web sites, mobile phones and services, electronic kiosks or public access points. Possible benchmarks for Disabled Persons’ Organizations to advocate for the full implementation of Article 9 of the CRPD will be presented.

For further information about COSP8 side events, please visit: www.G3ict.com

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Source: The Global Initiative for Inclusive Information and Communication Technologies
When: 12/6/2015

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