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Inclusive Education continues to advocate for the effective implementation of inclusive education (IE).  Our advocacy strategy has focused on the education system’s poor retention rates, the urgent need to fund IE by gazetting the Norms and Standards for Resourcing IE, and prompting the right to education for children with disabilities.

 

June 1, 2018 / Advocacy, Newsblog

Our children are not safe in school!

As we come to the end of child protection week, the daily headlines remind us of our education system’s responsibility...
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March 15, 2018 / Advocacy, Press Releases

GENEVA – ABILITY ACTIVISTS TELL UN COMMITTEE ABOUT CRISIS IN EDUCATION FOR CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES IN SOUTH AFRICA

Today, five members of the Right to Education for Children with Disabilities Alliance (R2ECWD) took our fight for access to...
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March 15, 2018 / Advocacy, Newsblog

Lend children with disabilities a hand

When President Cyril Ramaphosa presented his first State of the Nation address in Parliament on February 16, he called up...
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June 29, 2017 / Advocacy

Roundtable Discussions

We continue to attend and represent Inclusive Education at Roundtable discussions.  We have collaborated with the Catholic Parliamentary Liason Office...
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June 29, 2017 / Advocacy

Report to UNCRPD

One of our most significant achievements in the advocacy at IESA in this past year was IESA's coordination of and...
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