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International: Disability and Global Development

Posted 30/07-11 at 22.50

On the Kojo Nnamdi radio show (25th July), four disablity experts discussed the new World Report on Disability and examined how disability issues are being integrated into broader approaches to international development. Participants were, Judith ...

International: 87 DPOs receive support from the Disability Rights Fund

Posted 30/01-10 at 11.18

The Disability Rights Fund (DRF), a collaborative among donors and disability activists to support the human rights of disabled people around the world, has announced 65 new grants totaling $1,382,050 to Disabled Persons' Organizations (DPOs) in e ...

Myanmar -Disabled people wait for aid

Posted 16/12-08 at 12.06

Disabled people are still waiting for post-cyclone aid.   ...

African Decade of Disabled People extended

Posted 07/11-08 at 12.04

The African Union declared the first decade of the new millennium (1999-2009) as the African Decade for Persons with Disabilities. Ministers have now agreed the Windhoek Declaration on Social Development and have extended the focus on disability t ...

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