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Equal Basis 2014: Access and Rights in 33 Countries

December 3, 2014


The Monitor initiative launches a new report, Equal Basis 2014: Access and Rights in 33 Countries, on 3 December 2014. This overview provides up-to-date information on efforts to fulfill responsibilities in promoting the rights of persons with disabilities—including the survivors of landmines, cluster munitions, and other explosive remnants of war—as well as in providing assistance […]

International Guidelines on Rehabilitation—WHO

December 18, 2012


World Health Organization (WHO) begins work on first-ever International Guidelines on Rehabilitation The Guidelines on health-related rehabilitation will provide evidence-informed recommendations and guidance to governments and other relevant actors on how to develop, expand and improve the quality of rehabilitation services, particularly in less resourced settings, in line with the recommendations from the World report […]

World Report on Disability

July 7, 2011

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World Bank/Word Health Organization The first-ever World Report on Disability. The report provides the first global estimates of persons with disabilities since the 1970s, and it provides an overview of the status of disability in the world. To download the report click here.