Teacher and students at Gospel School for the Deaf in Fiji
Disability in the Pacific
People with disabilities in the Pacific face many barriers to full participation.  These barriers to education, employment, housing, transport and create a vicious cycle of exclusion.
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Events
The Pacific Disability Forum runs training events, workshops and conferences across the Pacific.
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Advocacy
The Pacific Disability forum advocates for persons with disabilities at the regional level.  We are working towards changing perceptions of disability in the community and at the government level.
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News
Keep up to date with the latest disability news in the Pacific by visiting our news page.
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Disability Inclusive Development
We work hard to ensure that disability is factored into planning and development across the region, so the benefits reach everyone in the community.
Disability in the Pacific
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The Pacific Disability Forum works with Disabled People's Organisations across the Pacific to improve the lives of persons with disabilites. Find out more >>

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Welcome to the Pacific Disability Forum

The Pacific Disability Forum (PDF) is a regional peak body that works in partnership with Disabled Persons Organisations in the Pacific region.  Our aim is to build the capacity of these organisations and improve the lives of persons with disabilities in the Pacific through advocacy. 

Since our formation in 2004, PDF has worked hard to advocate for disability issues in our region and internationally.   You can find out more about our work and how to help by exploring our website. 

If you have any questions, feel free to contact us


Recent News

PACIFIC REGIONAL CONFERENCE ON DISABILITY 2015

Theme –  Partnerships and Actions towards a Disability Inclusive Pacific

Click here for more details. www.pacificdisability.org/Events/Pacific-Regional-Conference-on-Disability-2015.aspx


7/27/2016

Greetings from the Pacific Disability Forum(PDF).

The inclusion of persons with disabilities though working in partnership with its representative organisation before, during and after a disaster is vital in ensuring that persons with disabilities are not left behind.
7/20/2016
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE PDF WEBSITE IS UNDER REPAIR, THEREFORE YOU WILL BE EXPERIENCING SOME BROKEN LINKS WHEN SEARCHING FOR DOCUMENTS ON THIS WEBSITE. 

5/14/2016
The Pacific Disability Forum (PDF) in partnership with the International Disability Alliance (IDA) is conducting a Pacific BRIDGE Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD), Post 2015 and Inclusive Development (BRIDGE) training at the Tanoa International Hotel in Nadi from 14 to 20 May 2016.