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Webinar on the SDGs: How to Effectively Participate

The National Blind Organisation of Spain (La Organización Nacional de Ciegos de España, ONCE) organized a webinar in Spanish titled "Introduction of Agenda 2030: A New Instrument for the Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities." The webinar was organized by the International Relations Office of ONCE and was held on November 22nd  and it featured WBU's Human Rights Policy Advisor, José​ Viera as one of the presenters. 

The webinar is available for streaming at the following link:

Below is a short description of the webinar:

Although all the SDGs are universally applicable, a number of them explicitly reference persons with disabilities. The 60-minute webinar, presented by experts from WBU and CBM, will focus on these specific goals, according to the following program:

1. 4:30 pm – Welcome Remarks and Introduction of the Speakers

2. Introduction of Agenda 2030 and Presentation on the specific SDGs that affect persons with disabilities, with Elizabeth Lockwood, CBM Representative to the United Nations, New York

3. Question and Answer Time

4. The SDGs: How to Effectively Participate, with José Viera, WBU Human Rights Policy Advisor

5. Question and Answer Time

6. 5:30 pm – End of Webinar​