Join us for Inclusion International’s 17th World Congress in Birmingham, UK, on 30 May – 1 June 2018.
The World Congress will bring together people and organisations from all over the world to learn from and inspire each other. Together we will lead the way in making inclusion a reality for people with intellectual disabilities and their families.
Twelve years ago, the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities was adopted. In 2015, the world adopted the Sustainable Development Goals. Now, we are closer than ever to achieving our vision of inclusive communities worldwide.
Together, we’re a global network entering a new era of action for inclusion. World Congress 2018 is a chance for us to learn, inspire and share experiences on issues that matter to us and lead the way in making the world more inclusive.
The World Congress programme will provide opportunities for families and self-advocates to build up their leadership skills and networks. Sessions and networking opportunities will be around topics such as:
A full programme will be announced nearer the event, including speakers and workshops – stay tuned!
Anyone who has an interest in inclusion or works for an inclusive organisation is welcome, including: