RI Global Position Paper: Global Advocacy on the CRPD

RI Global: Office of Communications Contact: Adrian Brune, +1 347-759-9501 Through its Global Advocacy Campaign, Rehabilitation International works with its members and partners to build the capacity of disabled persons’ organizations, civil society organizations, parliamentarians, government officials, the legal community and … Read More ➝

Raising Voices during the African Decade of Disabled People

With the financial support of the Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA), Rehabilitation International, in collaboration with the Disabled Organisation for Legal Affairs and Social Economic Development (DOLASED), Miracles in Mozambique (MIM) and Prof. Nora Groce of Yale University, carried out a project focused on HIV/AIDS, leadership … Read More ➝

Disability-Inclusive Disaster Risk Reduction

When a disaster takes place, persons with disabilities are approximately two to four times more likely to die than the general population. But disability perspectives are seldom included in legal frameworks, policies and action plans for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR). Moreover, physical … Read More ➝