News Archives - Dutch Coalition on Disability and Development

Winners of DCDD small grants pose with jury members and board members of DCDD

Published on: Oct 30, 2019

In 2019, DCDD has awarded ‘small grants’ to its members for the first time. On October 2, seven applicants were invited to pitch their projects in front of an independent jury who chose four initiatives that received 4000 euros each. The small grants were awarded to Dorcas, Liliane Fonds, SOFT tulip

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DCDD Learning Session, Presentation "How Inclusive are We?" by Paulien Bruijn, October 2, 2019

Published on: Oct 15, 2019

On October 2nd 2019, The Dutch Coalition on Disability and Development (DCDD) organized a learning session on the inclusion of people with disabilities at all organizational levels and in development projects. An important event. Because honestly, how inclusive are we really?

by Duveke de Gaay Fortman, 2 October 2019 Amsterdam


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Happy looking young boy with accompanist.

Published on: Oct 15, 2019

*Dutch text only*

The Dutch Coalition on Disability and Development en het Liliane Fonds en MIVA zijn per 1 januari 2020 op zoek naar een pro-actieve management assistent en junior lobby & netwerk coördinator.

Een combinatiefunctie voor een starter die een toekomst in de ontwikkelingssector ambieert

Het betreft een betaalde functie voor in

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Cover of report An Untapped Potential

Published on: Oct 11, 2019

Below you will find the summary and the recommendations from the report An Untapped Potential. To read the complete report, click here.


Inclusion of the
world’s most marginalized and vulnerable groups is at the heart of most
development programmes and initiatives, but people with disabilities are seldom
focused on in this narrative. Acknowledging this, the

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Dutch Parliament

Published on: Oct 7, 2019

On 2 July, Minister Kaag shared the letter about the “Dutch international commitment for people with disabilities” with the House of Representatives. The Dutch Coalition on Disability and Development (DCDD) – consisting of 23 organizations and individual members – appreciates the support that the ministry offers to various inclusion projects and

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Group of children laughing and smiling

Published on: Aug 8, 2019

Do you want to work
with us on equal opportunities for people with disabilities in developing
countries? Could you use your communication skills to support the activities of
our network? Then we are looking for you!

Who are we?

The Dutch Coalition on
Disability and Development (DCDD) is a network

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DCDD is a member of

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