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How can we break the link between poverty and disability?

Natasha Kennedy applauds a pledge to involve the billion people ‘missing’ from development programmes.…

  • Thu Apr 10 07:51:00 2014
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Natasha Kennedy…

  • Thu Apr 10 03:00:00 2014
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Why are women with disabilities still facing a double oppression?

On the eve of International Women’s Day, Tiziana Oliva reports on the issues affecting one in five women around the world. …

  • Fri Mar 7 09:27:00 2014
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‘You need a thick skin to cope with disability’

Other people’s comments can be devastating – but a Twitter campaign is exposing the ‘able’ world’s prejudices and ignorance…

  • Mon Mar 3 04:33:00 2014
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A British-Gambian recycling project makes great strides

Josh Barrie on a new initiative to provide amputees with a new limb.…

  • Tue Feb 25 04:16:00 2014
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A creative shift for Vietnam

Art is being used to help disadvantaged children find their place in society…

  • Mon Feb 17 05:57:00 2014
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Shut up, stay put – and have nice babies

Spain’s new abortion law is just one more example of the government’s patriarchal, patronizing and hypocritical attitude, says Marian Womack.…

  • Fri Jan 10 09:06:00 2014
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Young disabled campaigners demand a global voice

On the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, Tiziana Oliva explains why their rights must be part of the post-2015 development agenda. …

  • Tue Dec 3 10:59:00 2013
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Why does abuse persist in Romania?

Luke Dale-Harris reports on the ongoing battle to improve the rights of disabled people locked away in secretive Romanian institutions.…

  • Fri Nov 1 06:51:00 2013
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Rising cornflakes – or Boris Johnson’s faux pas

Danny Dorling on why the London mayor has unwittingly done us all a favour by exposing what our élitist leaders erroneously believe.…

  • Mon Dec 2 04:46:00 2013
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