Virtual Ability Island hosting IDRAC 2013 on 27/28th September


Virtual Ability Island will be hosting the International Disability Rights Advocacy Conference in Second Life on Friday 27th and Saturday 28th of September 2013. 

At the conference there will be information about the wider community of disability rights affirmation from around the world. There will be panels of people talking about facts, figures about disability rights where they live.  

Confirmed presenters at this time include:

• an education professor speaking about inclusive education
• an executive from the Center for International Rehabilitation

 

Research Information and Exchange (CIRRIE) who will talk on World Report on Disability

• a physics teacher for Deaf students from the US
• an expert on inclusive emergency preparedness
• a facilities accessibility evaluator from the Netherlands
• a staffer from the Job Accommodation Network about facilitating employment
• a professor from Ghana who will talk about health care literacy among people with disabilities
• an expert on the training of community-based rehabilitation personnel in South Africa
• researchers on support systems for women living with chronic pain

Mark this conference on your calendar today and come along to find out more. 

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s