Pacific Disability Forum

PACIFIC DISABILITY FORUM

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The Rights & Needs of People with Disabilities in COVID-19 Preparedness & Response
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Our Dream

An inclusive Pacific society where all human rights of all persons with disabilities are realized for an inclusive Pacific 2030

the Pacific Disability Forum

We are a constituency of 71 organisations of/for persons with disabilities and individual members representing diverse groups of persons with disabilities and their supporters in 22 Pacific Island countries and territories.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact us.

A partnership of regional organisation of and for persons with disabilities and representing their voice for inclusion in compliance with the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD).

To ensure full inclusion and effective participation of persons with disabilities in the Pacific Island countries and territories through:

  • our evidence-based advocacy and
  • active engagement in policy development,
  • implementation and monitoring of the CRPD, SDG, PFRPD, Incheon
  • Strategy and other relevant global and regional frameworks, in collaboration with relevant stakeholders.

News

Strategic Plan : 2021 – 2025

PDF launches its new Strategic Plan, that will guide its dircection, the new and continued journey for the next 5...
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PDF Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Setareki Macanawai receives Presidential medal

PDF Congratulates  Forum Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Setareki Macanawai for receiving the Presidential medal as part of the country's 50th...
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Pacific Disability Forum (PDF) Appoints Director Operations

The Pacific Disability Forum (PDF) has recently appointed Ms. Laisa Vereti as its Director Operations. “PDF welcomes Laisa to this...
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INTERNATIONAL ALBINISM AWARENESS DAY

The Pacific Disability Forum (PDF) for the first time is celebrating International Albinism Awareness Day to raise awareness on persons...
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Pacific Disability Forum Governing Board Convenes Its Annual Meeting Virtually

With the successful completion of the 2020 Pacific Disability Forum (PDF) Board election last month, the PDF governing Board begins...
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PDF Calendar

Launch of ‘Research for ALL’ Guideline Webinar

Launch of ‘Research for ALL’ Guideline Webinar

Launch of Logo & Website

2020-12-0203:00 PM - 12:02 PM

COSP Side Event (Pacific)

This is the event on COSP Side Event (Pacific).

2020-12-0410:41 AM - 12:41 PM

ADB Livable Cities

ADB Livable Cities

– Disability inclusion training, urban sector group

2020-12-0710:41 AM - 12:41 PM

What we have achieved

12+

Projects Funded

12+

Partners receiving services

12+

Partners

20+

Countries

Call for Action

The Rights & Needs of People with Disabilities in COVID-19 Preparedness & Response.

Our core Partners

To realise our rights, we believe it can be achieved through a stronger regional cooperation and collaborative efforts with our partners. PDF is proud to be working with:

Amazing Things for You

Membership of the Pacific Disability Forum allows you to join our region-wide network of Disabled Person Organisations.

The Pacific Disability Forum (PDF) is a regional non-governmental organisation established in December 2002 and formally inaugurated in July 2004. At the inaugural PDF meeting in Fiji in 2004, members again earnestly discuss the possibility of making PDF a formal organisation and establishing a regional office plan, which was presented at its annual general meeting at the end of 2004. 

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