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Disability and Development: Dr. Michael Fembek spoke @UNHQ in NY

Mr Fembek at COSP8

Organized by the Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) of the United Nations Secretariat, this Forum on Disability and Development will take stock of what has been achieved in advancing disability-inclusive development. At the forum’s second round table on Inclusive and Sustainable Urban Development, Dr. Michael Fembek, Head of Zero Project, joined prominent panellists, including for example Ms. Yamina Djacta, UN Habitat; Mr. Indrajit Banerjee, UNESCO; Mr. Yasunobu Ishii, The Nippon Foundation as well as Mr. Javed Abidi, Disabled People’s International. The event was held on 12th June, in Conference Room 4 (UN HQ).

More information: http://www.un.org/disabilities/documents/COP/cosp8_desa_forum_part2_invitation.pdf