State of the World's Children Report 2013: Children with Disabilities

State of the World's Children Report 2013: Children with Disabilities

by United Nations, UNICEF
     
 
One in every seven children is disabled. Children with disabilities are among the most likely to be marginalized, poor and vulnerable. UNICEF is committed to improving the lives of children, particularly those who face the greatest disadvantages. The report will investigate the web of barriers disabled children face: discrimination, harmful norms and the lack of

Overview

One in every seven children is disabled. Children with disabilities are among the most likely to be marginalized, poor and vulnerable. UNICEF is committed to improving the lives of children, particularly those who face the greatest disadvantages. The report will investigate the web of barriers disabled children face: discrimination, harmful norms and the lack of accurate information. The report will analyse and provide good-practice guidance on: inclusive health and education; prevention; nutrition; protection from violence, exploitation and abuse; emergency response; institutionalization; and the role of appropriate technology and infrastructure.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940016641966
Publisher:
United Nations
Publication date:
05/09/2013
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Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
160
File size:
20 MB
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