The WHO estimates that only about 15% to 25% of those in need of assistive technology products in Africa have access to them.
The attitudes that people with disabilities may encounter when trying to access sexual and reproductive healthcare are hugely deterring.
People in high-risk groups are already more likely to be experiencing negative mental health effects during the pandemic. Spending the holidays isolated from family and friends may make matters worse.
Driverless cars create an opportunity for more inclusive design – so why aren’t more companies using it?
The United States has 53 million caregivers, according to the latest estimate. And COVID-19 makes what they do much harder.
Police are almost always the first responders in cases of mental health crisis. Too often these encounters turn bad, even deadly. But police were never meant to be in charge of US mental health care.
South Africa’s new Copyright Amendment Bill could help the country take an important step in tackling its own “book famine”.
The White House proposed these cuts for three years in a row. That clashes with longstanding bipartisan leadership regarding rights for all people with disabilities.
The work towards disability inclusion needs a continuous sustained effort involving government down to the village level working together with people with disabilities.
South Africa has a new policy framework for students with disabilities but will it bring real change?