ESCWA Publication: E/ESCWA/SDD/2012/Brochure.1
Publication Type: Information material
Cluster: 2030 Agenda and SDG Coordination
Initiatives: Realizing the rights of persons with disabilities
Keywords: Arab countries, Economic development, Persons with disabilities, Poverty, Social development, Social integration, Social security
Managing Change-Mainstreaming Disability into the Development Process
This brochure analyses the exclusion of people with disabilities in the Arab region. It highlights the challenges facing policymakers in their efforts to achieve social inclusion. It also presents the activities undertaken by ESCWA in that respect and underscores the need to exert more efforts to integrate people with disabilities into society.