How to mainstream disability into development work.
Disability is present in all communities; it cuts across all economic classes, affects people of all ages and gender, and with a steadily increasing proportion of older people and those with long-term health conditions living in developing countries the impact of disability on development is likely to become more significant.
The importance of disability inclusive development is growing. Development organisations therefore need to be planning how they will ensure their programmes are increasingly inclusive of disabled people. Read our report into how you can mainstream disability into your development work.