The Global Action on Disability (GLAD) Network met in Washington DC on 3 – 5 February 2020 for its fourth annual meeting.
The GLAD Network is a coordination body of donors, including States and their development cooperation agencies, private sector organisations and foundations which aims to enhance the inclusion of persons with disabilities in international development and humanitarian action, consistent with Article 32 of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD). The United Kingdom’s (UK) Department for International Development (DFID) and the International Disability Alliance (IDA) co-chaired the meeting. The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), together with the United States Department of State, co-hosted the meeting.
To learn more about the meeting outcomes, read the communiqué that you can download below or contact [email protected].