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- DocumentOverseas Development Institute, 2018Disasters have a disproportionate impact on people with disabilities, who are at higher risk of death, injury and loss of property. Although the rights and needs of people with disabilities in disasters are increasingly being addressed through policies, standards and guidelines, much more needs to be done to remove the barriers to their inclusion in disasterDocument
Evidence and gap map of studies assessing the effectiveness of interventions for people with disabilitiesThe Campbell Collaboration, 2018This evidence gap map was commissioned to draw together what is known about ‘what works’ for people with disabilities and identify gaps in evidence (i.e. areas where this is less or no evidence).DocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 2018This Helpdesk report provides a situational analysis of people with disabilities in Lebanon.DocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 2018The World Health Organization estimates that 15 per cent of the world’s population have a disability and that a higher prevalence of disability occurs among people in lower-income countries.DocumentUnited States International Council on Disabilities, 2018Billions of dollars are invested every year in projects meant to fight poverty, provide quality education services for students, improve access to healthcare services, and more. Unfortunately, too many of these projects leave behind people with disabilities.OrganisationUSICD is a non-profit, non-governmental organization that bridges the U.S. disability community with the global disability rights movement and advocates for disability inclusion in U.S.DocumentMama Cash, 2017Based on interviews with fifteen of Mama Cash’s grantee-partners, the new report Our Voices Are Strong shows that the power of women, girls and trans people at the helm of self-led organisations lies in their use of direct, personal experience to push for greater inclusion and justice in their communities.DocumentImpact Initiative, 2017This collection of ESRC–DFID funded research provides new evidence on what governments must consider in order to ensure that children with disabilities benefit from quality education without discrimination or exclusion.This research contains excellent, globally relevant and contextually grounded evidence of how the education sector can plan and design policies with a lasting impact for childrenDocumentFoundation for Social Transformation, 2017'Growing up with disabilities' depicts the sexual health and rights of disabled people in the form of a story. This is a pictoral book for parents, teachers, caregivers and others to help talk about sexual issues of disabled youth.Document
Perceptions and experiences of access to public healthcare by people with disabilities and older people in UgandaBioMed Central, 2014In the year 2000, a set of eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) were presented as a way to channel global efforts into the reduction of poverty and the promotion of social development.