Month: September 2015

What do the Global Goals Mean for Disability?

Global Goals On September 25th 2015, 193 world leaders adopted the 17 Global Goals to end extreme poverty, fight inequality & injustice and tackle climate change within the next 15 years. A collective effort from civil society and disability advocates, including AbleChildAfrica, has resulted in a 2030 Agenda that is inclusive of disabled people – […]

Anthony presenting during the 'Leave No Young Person Behind' Panel Discussion

AbleChildAfrica at the DFID Youth Summit

On 12 September AbleChildAfrica Youth Advocate Anthony Ford-Shubrook and AbleChildAfrica Programmes and Advocacy Officer Jenny Bowie, joined hundreds of young people who gathered in London at the first ever Youth Summit held at the Department for International Development (DFID). The summit was designed by young people for young people and focused on the future of our world in light of the […]