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2017 Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity

Monday, October 9, 2017 (All day) - Wednesday, October 11, 2017 (All day)

Pacific Rim International Conference
on Disability and Diversity

Date: October 9th - 11th, 2017
Location: The Modern Honolulu and Hilton Hawaii Village and Resorts, 2005 Kalia Rd, Honolulu, HI (Click for map)
Registration: Available online

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About the Conference: The Pacific Rim International Conference, considered one of the most ‘diverse gatherings’ in the world, encourages and respects voices from “diverse” perspective across numerous areas, including: voices from persons representing all disability areas; experiences of family members and supporters across all disability and diversity areas; responsiveness to diverse cultural and language differences; evidence of researchers and academics studying diversity and disability; stories of persons providing powerful lessons; examples of program providers, and; action plans to meet human and social needs in a globalized world.

For more information please contact conference organizer Charmaine Crockett by calling 808-956-7539 or email cccrocke@hawaii.edu