Type: Case Studies

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  • A Study on Children and Adolescents with Disabilities in Zimbabwe
    • This study was commissioned to analyse the situation of children with disabilities in Zimbabwe. Children with disabilities in the country live under especially difficult circumstances and are vulnerable as they live with negative attitudes, beliefs, labels and stigmas that militate against them. They are therefore caught in a difficult situation hence this study to analyse their situation. PDF format.
  • Case Studies: Ethiopia
    • The purpose of this case study was to gather information about the quantity and quality of disability research being produced in Ethiopia.
  • Case Studies: Malawi
    • The overall aim of this study was to investigate the extent of disability inclusion, on the agenda of national development initiatives.
  • Case Studies: Sierra Leone
    • The purpose of this case study was to gather information about the quantity and quality of disability research being produced in Sierra Leone.
  • Case Studies: Uganda
    • The purpose of this case study was to gather information about the quantity and quality of disability research being produced in Uganda.
  • Disability in Kazakhstan: An Evaluation of Official Data
    • This research paper attempts to create an historical picture of disability in Kazakhstan by analyzing government population statistics and studying the evolution of disability determination procedure in the former Soviet Union and independent Kazakhstan.
  • Etude sur l'Accessibilité des Personnes en Situation de Handicap (PSH) à l'Eau, à l'Hygiène et à l'Assainissement au Mali (cercle de Tominian): Analyse des Données
    • L'étude montre un haut degré de dépendance des PSH envers leur famille et leurs proches en termes d'accessibilité à l'eau, à l'hygiène et à l'assainissement. Elle souligne que très peu d'entre elles ont accès aux points d'eau, faute notamment de moyens pour se rendre à un puits ou une pompe. Des recommandations sont proposées en termes d'aménagements afin de favoriser cet accès.
  • Les Personnes en Situation de Handicap dans les Quartiers Suburbains de Maputo et de Matola
    • Ce document permet de restituer de manière exhaustive l'ensemble des résultats obtenus au cours des enquêtes menées. Il vise à promouvoir une approche inclusive du développement, afin de favoriser la participation sociale des personnes handicapées. Ce document permet également de capitaliser l'expérience développée à Maputo et de la partager avec d'autres programmes ou bien travaillant autour des thématiques de l'accès aux services ou du développement local inclusif.
  • What Does the Data Say? People from non English-Speaking Background with Disability in Australia
    • This case study reveals the disproportional amount of Australians native to non-English speaking countries with disabilities. It gives various survey results and charts which help illustrate the magnitude of the difference. Word document format.