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Matthew Mc.Meekin a man with Down SyndroomeToo many intellectually disabled are still excluded from the world of work, study says
Tuesday, 8 November 2016
Most Americans with intellectual or developmental disabilities remain shut out of the workforce, despite changing attitudes and billions of dollars spent on...
a Syrian immigrant child with disabilityYoung Refugee Who Fled Syria in Wheelchair Thanks ‘Days of Our Lives’ Stars Who Reunited for Her
Thursday, 3 November 2016
Noujain Mustaffa, a disabled 16-year-old who fled Syria in a wheelchair, first came to the attention of the world’s news media last month when she arrived...
Fashion without bordersBreaking down barriers: Russian designers present catwalk collections on disabled models at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
Monday, 31 October 2016
The fashion industry is often criticised for portraying a singular, narrow image of beauty.While recent years have seen a sizeable shift, with the inclusion...
the paralympics are taking place in Rio this yearParalympics 2016: What does the para in Paralympics mean?
Monday, 12 September 2016
RIO is playing host to thousands of disabled athletes at this year’s Paralympic Games. But where does the name come from? The Paralympics gives disabled...
the Preslar familyShould Parents of Children With Severe Disabilities Be Allowed to Stop Their Growth?
Thursday, 9 June 2016
Sicky gazed up toward the pine trees as his mother, Cindy Preslar, pushed him along the village road in an orange jogging stroller. She was marking the...

Recent Acivities

4A9A0863PMI Launches Community-Based DRR
Friday, 11 November 2016
Indonesian Red Cross (PMI) funded by the Australian Red Cross launched the resilience project. HI will support it technically to become inclusive. This...
referral activity-Timor LesteReferral Activity in Timor-Leste
Friday, 11 November 2016
From July to November 2016, Handicap International through Advocating for Change Project implemented 4 sessions of referral activities in 4 villages : Dato,...
kirim 1HI supports Yogyakarta Municipality Government to be Inclusive City
Monday, 17 October 2016
To support Yogyakarta towards an Inclusive City, Handicap International signs an MoU with the Mayor of Yogyakarta regarding the implementation of AFC...
IMG 3834Representatives of the Government of Indonesia Evaluates Works of Handicap International
Wednesday, 21 September 2016
As the follow-up of the last successful regular monitoring visit in Kupang, NTT Province by the Ministry of Social Affairs of the Republic of Indonesia, and...
HI Newsletter - Timor Leste National Action Plan PHOTONational Disability Action Plan
Wednesday, 14 September 2016
Handicap International is helping turn the National Action Plan for People with Disabilities (2014-2018) into reality in Timor-Leste. So a Mid-Term Review...

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