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An assessment of the factors of risk and vulnerability of women and men with disabilities to sexual and gender-based violence

HADI, Melinda
MUTONI, Sophia
February 2012

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This report presents the findings of a situational assessment that explored the risk factors and vulnerabilities of women and men with disabilities to sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) and highlights the complexity of addressing SGBV, sexuality, and the stigma and discrimination that is part of the daily reality for persons with disabilities. Recommendations are provided for various stakeholder groups
SD/ RS 05

Disabled women : an excluded agenda of Indian feminism

GHAI, Anita
2002

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This article places disabled women within the women’s movement as well as the disability movement in India. The author highlights the reasons for disabled women’s absence from the agenda of Indian feminism, and concludes by reflecting on the possibilities of inclusion within Indian feminist thought
Hypatia, Vol 17, No 3

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