DRF in the News + Press Releases

Beyond the Rhetoric: Why Donors Need to Match Talk with Action When It Comes to Unrestricted Funding | Inside Philanthropy, March 5, 2024

UN International Day of Care & Support |Video of Catalina Devandas’ speech on inclusive care systems on UN Web TV, October 31, 2023 (1:26:20 mark)

Inclusive Philanthropy: Foundations & Disability Rights| European Disability Forum, October 23, 2023.

Disability, Sexuality & Consent | Interview of Catalina Devandas for CREA’s story in the New York Times, October 2, 2023

The Dialogue of the Special Rapporteurs, with Catalina Devandas | Disability Dialogues with Gerard Quinn, April 25, 2023

The Right to Support and Care | Catalina Devandas’ interview for the United Nations Human Rights’ Freedom, Dignity and Justice for All podcast, April 18, 2023

Focus On Disability Rights is Growing, but Intersectional Support Lags | Catalina Devandas’ interview in Candid’s Philanthropy News Digest, April 18, 2023


International Day of Persons with Disabilities 2022: Why Nepal Needs Disability Inclusive Development | Nepal Live Today, December 3, 2022

Uganda’s Diverse Disability Movement Offers Lessons for Ableist Global Philanthropy | Yes! Magazine, November 10, 2022

Intersectionality is a Practice: Funders Must Resource Indigenous and Disability Rights | Cultural Survival, October 11, 2022

Solidarity in Action: The power of moving money through collective strategies | Alliance Magazine, August 25, 2022

Advocacy Organization Fights for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities | ‘Our Voices’ Africa, Voice of America

Time for Philanthropy to Confront Ableism: Stanford Social Innovation Review (Winter 2022)

COVID-19 Disability Rights Monitor Releases Global Report on Rights of Persons with Disabilities October 21, 2020

Launch of the COVID-19 Disability Rights Monitor Dashboard June 2, 2020

CRPD Committee Publicizes List of Issues for Malawi May 18, 2020

CRPD Committee Publicizes List of Issues for Indonesia April 27, 2020

2020 Round 1 Request for Proposals Press Release March 2, 2020

2020 Round 1 Letter of Interest (Indonesia) Press Release December 16, 2019