Latest NCD Study Shows U.S. Foreign Aid Programs Often Leave People with Disabilities Behind


PRESS RELEASE March 8, 2018 WASHINGTON, D.C. — The National Council on Disability (NCD) – an independent, nonpartisan federal agency that advises the President, Congress and other federal agencies on disability policy – today released a study, U.S. Foreign Policy and Disability: Progress and Promise 2017, that reveals that the development programs of the Department … Continue reading Latest NCD Study Shows U.S. Foreign Aid Programs Often Leave People with Disabilities Behind

Opportunity to Participate in Campaign for Disability Employment Twitter Chat


The Campaign for Disability Employment will be hosting a Twitter chat on January 17, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. EST. The Employer Assistance and Resource Network on Disability Inclusion (EARN) will be participating as featured guests to discuss “Inclusion@Work,” EARN’s employer policy framework outlining seven core components of a disability-inclusive workplace. This is an excellent opportunity to engage … Continue reading Opportunity to Participate in Campaign for Disability Employment Twitter Chat

Administration for Community Living (ACL) celebrates National Disability Employment Awareness Month


October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month and the Administration for Community Living or ACL is marking the occasion with reflection and meditation on future efforts that must be made. ACL has long been known to champion the efforts of Inclusive Employment not just in words but also in actions, having a robust staff of … Continue reading Administration for Community Living (ACL) celebrates National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Disabilities and Inclusion Global Findings Report


Dear USBLN partners and allies, Today the USBLN sponsored report Disabilities and Inclusion has been published by the Center of Talent Innovation. Using rigorous, nationally-representative data, the Center for Talent Innovation’s report has uncovered that employees with disabilities make up an enormous talent pool. The research finds that 30 percent of college-educated employees working full-time … Continue reading Disabilities and Inclusion Global Findings Report

AUCD, ICI, and HI Launch Professional Fellows Program for Inclusive Disability Employment


                              PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                  AUCD:  Sarah DeMaio      sdemaio@aucd.org October 25, 2017                                                 U.S. Department of State: eca-press@state.gov SILVER SPRING, MD – The … Continue reading AUCD, ICI, and HI Launch Professional Fellows Program for Inclusive Disability Employment