2nd Asia Pacific CBR Congress

April 11, 2011


Duration November 29, 30 & December 1, 2011
Venue Sofitel Philippine Plaza, Manila
CCP Complex, Roxas Boulevard
Pasay City 1300 Metro Manila, Philippines
Organizer/Host National Council on Disability Affairs
Address NCDA Building, Isidora Street
Brgy. Holy Spirit, Quezon City,


Email apcbrcongress@ncda.gov.ph
Telefax (632) 952-2809; (632) 951-5925 loc 116
Website http://www.ncda.gov.ph
Early Bird Registration Fee extended until April 30, 2011 PHP 10,000.00
Registration Fee from May 1 to June 30, 2011 PHP 12,000.00
Registration Fee from July 1 to November 28, 2011 PHP 15,000.00
Registration fee Inclusion Registration fee covers conference materials, opening ceremony, 3 lunches, 6 tea breks, and closing ceremony. It does not include accommodation. This has to be booked separately.
Downloadables Registration form


Guidelines for Submitting Abstracts

Abstract Form

Flight Information Form

Target Participants
  1. CBR Practitioners
  2. Persons with Disabilities, their families/organizations
  3. Representatives from local and international NGOs, UN organizations, government agencies, donor agencies,

    bilateral or multilateral aid agencies, academia, parents groups, etc.

  4. Personnel from various government departments especially from health, education, livelihood, rural

    development, labor and social welfare from all over the four continents.

  5. Media and other intersted parties
Language English
Congress Objectives
  1. To promote the practice of community-based inclusive development in Asia-Pacific Region;
  2. To promote multi-sectoral partnerships for the implementation of UNCRPD, MDGs and other development


  3. To promote the Asia-Pacific Network;
  4. To explore the possibilities of forming the CBR Global Network.
Hotel Accommodation

Participants are expected to take care of their accommodation during their stay in the Philippines for the duration of the Congress. For convenience, we are suggesting participants to avail of our special rate as follows:

Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila
CCP Complex, Roxas Boulevard
Pasay City 1300, Metro Manila, Philippines
Tel: +63 2 832 6922
Fax: +63 2 832 6923
Email: smconvention@sofitelmanila.com
Website: http://www.sofitel.com

Classic Room : Php 6,620.00 net
Superior Room: Php 7,525.00 net
Promotional Code: APCBR
Booking Procedure

  • Rates are inclusive of Buffet Breakfast at Spiral Restaurant
  • Complimentary parking for all in house guests.
  • Rates are inclusive of 10% service charge and 12.825% government taxes
Travel Arrangements Participants are expected to make their own travel


Further Information Further information concerning weather conditions, detailed conference programme, and map to help participants locate the venue, other hotels near Sofitel and package tour will be provided at a later date. Intending participants should not hesitate to contact the organizer if they have queries on issues not covered in this document through apcbrcongress@ncda.gov.ph
Notes To interested participants:

Please download the registration form and accomplish it properly before sending it through the email apcbrscongress@ncda.gov.ph. After which please check the payment details and find out the most convenient option for you. All inquiries regarding the congress should be coursed to the above mentioned email address.

To facilitate payments:

Participants should pay in Philippine Peso thru:

  1. PAYPAL https://www.paypal.com/ph
  2. Managers or cashiers check payable to the National Council on Disability Affairs, NCDA Building, Isidora Street, Barangay Holy Spirit, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines via any courier of your choice. Once we received your check, we will send you a photocopy of the official receipt.
  3. If you cannot pay through these two options kindly inform us via our email apcbrscongress@ncda.gov.ph of what is the most convenient way for you to pay the registration fee other than paying when you arrived in the Philippines. We would appreciate if we would receive your payment before the congress.
  4. Upon receipt of your payment, the NCDA Congress Secretariat will send you a confirmation letter via e-mail or fax which will serve as your proof of registration and to be presented upon arrival and checking-in at the Congress.
  5. Registration will only be completed upon receipt of registration fee.
  6. Registered and paid participants may register early at Sofitel Hotel a day before the Congress to get their kits, handouts, IDs, etc.

11 Responses to “2nd Asia Pacific CBR Congress”

  1. 2nd Asia Pacific CBR Congress : National Council on Disability Affairs on January 13th, 2011 4:21 pm

    […] Go to 2nd Announcement The Philippines is honoured and proud to host the 2nd Asia Pacific CBR Congress on November 29 to December 01, 2011. […]

  2. Akram (Danishkadah) on January 25th, 2011 6:35 pm

    Congratulation to friends in Philippines, hope you’ll do the great.
    Akram (Danishkadah)

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  3. riaz hussain on February 2nd, 2011 3:46 am

    i want if i am intersted in cbr and it is not afordable then what should i do for suport. as i am a pwd and runing self help organazation.(TSO) the special ones quetta balochistan pakistan?

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  4. David D. Gonzaga on February 2nd, 2011 2:28 pm

    We, the City Federation of Persons with Disability Dasmariñas are newly organized group. We are looking to become of your participant in your 2nd CRB Congress this coming Nov, 2011. Please calls us at (046) 416 0094 or CSWDO at (046) 416 5393

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  5. Damodar Pandit on February 16th, 2011 1:06 pm

    I am Damodar pandit working in Nepal as a Rehabilitation Coordination An INGO named United Mission to Nepal (UMN) in a CBR concept with PWD in the community Level .I am willing to join 2nd Asia Pacific CBR congress in manila as a participants so please send latest detail .

    Thank you.

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  6. Jamal Uddin on May 17th, 2011 12:34 am

    This is really great opportunities for people who are involved directly in CBR program implementation as they met together & share their experience. I Hope it will bring some new hope for all of us specially who are living in developing countries.

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  7. Shirish David Shegaonkar on June 14th, 2011 8:52 am

    I want to attend this CBr congress

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  8. ferdousi begum on October 22nd, 2011 7:07 am

    I am a disabled woman working with disabled people for their promoting rights. i came to know that through website 2nd Asia pacific conference will be held on 29 November to 1 December in manila. so i want to participate the conference. please allow me for the conference.

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  9. virgilio jimenez jr. on November 15th, 2011 10:15 pm

    I am an orthopedically handicapped and a Disabled Person Organization president here in malabon. We dont have any budget like that you post, but we want to join this coming CBR congress. Can you shoulder the registration fee for us?

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  10. check channy on November 17th, 2011 12:33 am

    Dear NCDA!
    i would like you to help me for booking hotel for us as we also will join in the congress (we already sent the money for the congress fee).

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  11. Russman jr on April 12th, 2012 10:50 pm

    I hope I can participate in this event…

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