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Answered Questions: Monthly News for the Disability Community for April 2018

Answered Questions is a monthly resource for the Spanish language Disability Community that fills an information need. This month’s question is: What topics are being researched in prosthetics and orthotics? This edition of Answered Questions includes items that discuss patient-specific … Continue reading

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Olympics and Paralympics Represented Together

The new pictograms for the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games have been released! The latest rendition (the making of which can be viewed at rio2016.com), will mark the first time that all the 41 Olympic and 23 Paralympic sports … Continue reading

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People with Disabilities and the Fair Housing Act

This year, the federal Fair Housing Act celebrates its 45th anniversary. In celebration, we will highlight what the Fair Housing Act does and how it affects people with disabilities. What is the Fair Housing Act? The Fair Housing Act, enacted … Continue reading

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Three calls for innovative solutions for the inclusion of people with disabilities.

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) is presenting three calls for innovative solutions with the objective to promote the labor and financial inclusion of people with disabilities. These calls for solutions are being launched by the Innovation Lab, which is part … Continue reading

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Innovate: VA Announces 2nd Industry Innovation Competition

On February 15, 2011 Secretary Shinseki announced <http://www.va.gov/opa/pressrel/pressrelease.cfm?id=2056&gt;  the opening of the Veterans Administration’s second Industry Innovation Competition with five new topics and up to $100 million in potential awards.  The Industry Innovation Competitions are designed to give VA the … Continue reading

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