Innovation key to a fairer world for persons with disabilities: UN Chief

Marking this year’s International Day of Persons with Disabilities, which falls on Saturday, António Guterres, the…

Many persons with disabilities face premature death due to health inequities

Persons with disabilities face a risk of dying up to 20 years earlier than other sections…

World Braille Day: Pandemic shows importance of information access for all

The COVID-19 pandemic has shown how critical it is to ensure essential information is accessible to…

COVID-19 laid bare barriers faced by 1 billion people with disabilities: UN chief

Marking the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, the United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres, said on Friday that those with a disability were among the hardest…

Disability rights groups say ‘disability studies university’ will promote exclusion

The organisations have written a letter to Shakuntala D Gamlin, secretary of Social Justice and Empowerment…