Rehabilitation International Asia and Pacific Regional Conference 2019

   “Together, leaving no one behind, in disability-inclusive and rights-based progress”. The Rehabilitation International Asia and Pacific Regional Conference 2019 will be held in Macau from 26 to 28 June 2019.

      The Conference aims to share good practices and strategic actions among different societies, and discuss the impacts on policy formulation and implementation. The Conference is set in the context of global monitoring of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, implementation of the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, Incheon Strategy of the Asia and Pacific Decade of Disabled Persons, and RI Global’s Strategic Goals. The three-day Conference, including satellite sessions at rehabilitation facilities and thematic round tables and workshops is expected to bring together 1,000 participants from local and international experts, practitioners, academics, and researchers, to share and discuss the issues about disability, rehabilitation, and rights-based disability-inclusion.

     Ms. Zhang Haidi, President of Rehabilitation International and Chairperson of the Chairperson of the China Disabled Persons’ Federation, will give Keynote Opening Address; and Senior experts with diverse backgrounds and from around the world will speak at the Conference.

   The Conference Organizing Committee now warmly invite friends and colleagues from the RI network to participate at the Conference.  To learn more details about the Conference, please visit the Conference website at :https://www.rimacau2019.org