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Clara Long posted Information 25 June 2018

What is it like to give birth in a country with one of the highest maternal mortality rates in the world?

 

One in three women is estimated to have experienced physical or sexual violence during their lifetime – a fact often hidden, and too high to be ignored. We talked to the European Union Delegations in Guatemala and Mexico about their selection for the Spotlight Initiative, and its role in a region deemed the most violent in the world for women.

Sida and the European Commission organised a preconference during the EPH conference in Stockholm on 1 November 2017 to discuss Health and Human Rights in Global Context.

Clara Long posted Information 29 September 2017

The landlocked Central African Republic (CAR) boasts of natural beauty and is home to some of the most vibrant wildlife in the world. However, years of unrest and armed conflict has taken its toll. In 2012, a previously unstable situation plummeted into civil war.

Ephraim Zagelbaum posted Information 19 September 2017

Thousands of people have died from cholera as war-torn Yemen navigates peak season for the spread of the disease. More on this from Aljazeera.

The Philippines, comprising over 7,000 Pacific islands, has wide gaps in living standards and opportunities and faces numerous development challenges. EU Ambassador Franz Jessen explains how the EU is working with the Duterte administration on areas such as human rights, health and law and order.
Ariane Lignier posted Information 30 November 2016

CBM has been working with other partner organisations of the International Disability and Development Consortium (IDDC) to organise the European Disability and Developm

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From7 December 2016
in Brussels (Belgium)
Organised byCBM

The event will present the second book of CBM series on disability-inclusive
development (DID) “Inclusion Counts. The Economic Case for Disability
Inclusive Development". The publication highlights the *economic implications
of disability-inclusive policies* and speaks to a broad audience, including
governments and policy makers. The event will raise awareness among EU
decision-makers and other stakeholders on the advantages of
disability-inclusion; it also aims to create an opportunity to broaden and
strengthen the dialogue between them and representatives from persons with
disabilities organisations (DPOs) worldwide.

The event is part of a week-long event dedicated to the issue of disability
in celebration of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities,
organized by the International Disability and Development Consortium (IDDC),
via its EU Task Group and its partners.

*Contacts:*

Ariane Lignier: EU Policy Officer, CBM International Office, Brussels,
+32(0)2.256.9001; ariane.lignier@cbm.org [1]

[1] mailto:ariane.lignier@cbm.org

Ariane Lignier uploaded a new Document 29 November 2016

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