The Dutch Coalition on Disability and Development is a network of dutch individual and institutional participants working in the field of disability and development cooperation 

Learn More About What We Do

This short video will give you a great introduction into what we do and why we do it.

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DCDD is a unique platform that facilitates knowledge sharing among individuals and organisations who care about global issues relating to inclusion and the UNCRPD.

Linking

DCDD connects Non-Governmental Organizations, knowledge institutes, individual experts and students who are passionate about inclusion.

  • Workshops
  • Network Meetings
  • Thematic Focus Groups
  • Knowledge Sessions
  • Online Discussion Groups

Lobby & Advocacy

We promote inclusive aid and trade policies, so that the rights of people with disabilities for equal access, participation and empowerment are embedded in a systematic way.

Learning

Our participants have very diverse experiences and tools, regarding various types of disabilities in various contexts. We maximize learning by facilitating exchange in thematic working groups, sharing tools and resources, developing new publications, and organizing events.

Interested In learning more about inclusive development?

We have collected an extensive list of resources, consisting of disability and inclusion-related publications, articles, and reports.

DCDD In Numbers

33

Participants

24

Years of work towards inclusive development cooperation

73

Countries

The Latest News

Keep up to date with what’s going on at DCDD

Participants mingling during the session

A reflection on DCDD’s network meeting

On October 11, the DCDD Network came together to reflect on DCDD’s multi-annual strategy for 2024-2026. Siebrand Wierda, DCDD board co-chair, presented the values, history, and current context that underpin the three goals that DCDD has for the coming years.

A group of 6 women standing in front of a background that reads women deliver 2023.

Women Deliver 2023: Equal Rights For All

In July, Liliane Foundation thematic advisers and young people their programmes supported attended the leading Women Deliver 2023 in Rwanda. They published…