Poverty and disability : breaking the vicious cycle through inclusion

YEO, Rebecca
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December 2003
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This article highlights the fact that disabled people and disability issues are largely excluded from international development organisations and research. The Chronic Poverty Research Centre and Action on Disability in Development undertook research on disability and poverty which showed that most disabled people are vulnerable, excluded and deprived. The article advocates for mainstreaming and inclusion to break the links between poverty and disability

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No 46
Insights is the newsletter of the Communicating Development Research programme, ID21, at the Institute of Development Studies
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