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International Day of Persons with Disabilities

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International Day of Persons with Disabilities – Leave no woman behind

Written by Ingeborg Odink and Rosamund Shreeves,  According to the UN, an estimated one in five women worldwide live with disabilities and the prevalence of disability is actually higher among women than men (19.2 versus 12 %). Women and girls with disabilities are also among the most vulnerable and marginalised, because of the multiple and intersecting … Continue reading

How the EU is helping people with disabilities [What Europe does for you]

Sunday 3 December is the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, as proclaimed by the UN General Assembly back in 1992. Continue reading

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