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Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.

- Nelson Mandela

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Each year on Dec. 3rd, we commemorate the Int'l Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) by

sharing Partner Organizations' and friends' stories of needs, challenges, progress & hope.

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Explore these pages & publications:
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Human Rights Watch: Protect Rights of People with Disabilities During COVID-19

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Global Citizen: 5 Facts About Living with a Disability in the Developing World

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Devex: Opinion: 2019 — the year we leave no one behind?

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UN Disability Factsheet on Persons with Disabilities

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The Borgen Project: 10 Facts About Disability and Poverty

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The Guardian: Many disabled children in poorer countries left out of primary education

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NPR: Kenya's Youngest 'Outcasts' Emerge From Shadows

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Lancet Health: 'Global disability - an emerging issue'

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Op-ed by Alice Albright: The Promise of Inclusive Education

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About the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons

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CBM: 'Inclusion - a human right'

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Global Citizen Community

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Disability & the Sustainable Development Goals

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Huffington Post: 'Education For Children With Disabilities is a Global Right'

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Sightsavers: 'You are NOT allowed to read this'

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CBM's End the Cycle



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