joining hands symposium

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July 17, 2018 | Washington, Dc

The National Clearinghouse on Disability and Exchange presents the Joining Hands Symposium, a one-day symposium on the participation of people with disabilities in international exchange.

The National Clearinghouse on Disability and Exchange is a project of the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, designed to increase the participation of people with disabilities in international exchange between the United States and other countries, and is supported in its implementation by Mobility International USA (MIUSA).

Who Should Attend

  • International educators and exchange practitioners for in-bound and out-bound programs
  • International exchange alumni with disabilities
  • Disability organizations and disability service professionals
  • U.S. Department of State staff
  • Volunteer-sending organizations
  • Others who are interested in enhancing disability access in the broad range of international opportunities and citizen diplomacy

Event Details:

  • Date: Tuesday, July 17, 2018
  • Location: FHI 360 Conference Center at 1825 Connecticut Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20009
  • Time: 8:30 am - 6:30 pm Eastern
  • Registration Fee: $95
  • Registration Deadline: Friday, July 6, 2018 (Registration has closed)
  • Accessibility: Venue is wheelchair accessible and event will be live-captioned and ASL interpreted