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AUCD - International Committee Meeting

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doc File International Committee Meeting Agenda.doc (26KB) [download]

Sunday, December 2, 2012 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Location: C-Cardozo

Session Description


  1. Welcome and introductions: David O'Hara & Bob Stodden, Committee Co-Chairs
  2. The UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD)
    1. Update on current status and needed actions: David Morrissey, Executive Director, US International Council on Disabilities
      1. Upcoming Hawaii international forums: Bob Stodden
  3.  Norway Celebration of CRPD and Summer Conference: Karl Ellingston, Professor Harstad University College and Managing Director of The Norwegian Institute on Intellectual Disability and Community (NAKU)
  4. AUCD/ AAIDD collaborations with IASSID
    1.  IASSID Meeting in Halifax, Nova Scotia: George Jesien, Executive Director, AUCD
    2.  Future IASSID collaboration: Michael Wehmeyer, New Council Member & Director of the Kansas University Center On Developmental Disabilities
  5.  Reports on international activities: Committee Members & Guests
  6.  Next steps for International Committee
  7.  Other business as necessary