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International policies for rehabilitation of persons with disabilities

International policies for rehabilitation of persons with disabilities

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Published by Scandinavian University Press in Oslo, Norway .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • People with disabilities -- Rehabilitation,
  • Rehabilitation -- International cooperation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p.32-34)

    Statementeditor, Olle Höök.
    SeriesScandinavian journal of rehabilitation medicine -- no. 33.
    ContributionsHöök, Olle, 1918-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination34 p. ;
    Number of Pages34
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23376402M

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National Policy Statement The National Policy recognizes that Persons with Disabilities are valuable human resource for the country and seeks to create an environment that provides them equal opportunities, protection of their rights and full participation in society.

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States Parties shall take effective and appropriate measures, including through peer support, to enable persons with disabilities to attain and. ICT in Education for Persons with Disabilities – Policy and Innovative Practices Listen For IITE it is of vital importance to create conditions under which disabled persons could get quality and competitive education, and could fruitfully participate in economic, cultural and social life of their countries.