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        0 2       E D I T O R I A L
                                                                        “What counts in life is
                                                                        not the mere fact that
                                                                          we have lived. It is
        0 3       A R T I C L E S   O F   I N T E R E S T                 what difference we
                                                                       have made to the lives
                                                                           of others that will
                  Light   and   healing   Centre   in  Cape   Town
                                                                             determine the
        0 4       U P C O M I N G   C O N F E R E N C E S               significance of the life

                                                                                we lead.”

                  SANCB   Quadrennial                                     - Nelson Mandela

                  AFUB  ’s 9th   General   Assembly

        0 4       I N T E R N A T I O N A L   N E W S



                  New   Disability   Inclusion   Strategy   is  “ transformative   change   we  need  ”                   4 -  5

                  ICEVI   promotes   ratification   of  WIPO   Marrakesh   Treaty                                                            6 -   7

                  Blind   dad   left   “  humiliated  ”  after     commuters   refuse   to   give   up   priority      seats          7-  8



        0 8      T E C H N O   A D V A N C E S



                  Progress   report   for   accessible   broadcasting   in  SA   by   convener
                  Elza  -Lynne   Kruger                                                                                                                                  8 - 10


          1 0     H O M E F R O N T




                  Rest   in   peace   Reinette   Popplestone                                                                                                     10   -   11
                   Let   us   grow   a disability   inclusive,   barrier   free   SA  –   United   in   Action                                    12
                  SADA   –   Progress   on   the   Children  ’s Act   –   8 April   2019                                                                  12   -   14
                  Vacancies                                                                                                                                                           14   -   15


          1 5     S A N C B   U P D A T E S



                   Optima   Students   Graduate                                                                                                                      15

                   Mandela   Day                                                                                                                                                  16



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