After adoption of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of People with Disabilities (CRPD), all nations that have signed this legislation have committed to ensure the rights of the people with disabilities within their own countries. We the people with disabilities acknowledge that many parties are now talking about inclusion of people with disabilities […]
The Global Network for Entrepreneurs with Disabilities (GNED) is committed to building a global, social and business network to which existing business owners with a disability, whether they be experienced entrepreneurs or people with potential, can turn at any stage of their business journey.
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The Apple tablet is helping people with disabilities by reading e-mails, voicing directions, and zooming in on text By Rachael King Jonathan Avila uses his iPad in ways most people might not realize are possible: The device reads e-mail to him while he’s traveling to work, tells him which way to walk when he is […]
Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities in Business as Customers and Workforce Women and men with disabilities can and want be productive members of society. In both developed and developing countries, promoting more inclusive societies and employment opportunities for people with disabilities requires improved access to basic education, vocational training relevant to labour market needs and […]