Tag Archives: inclusion

CONADI Guatemala: Joint action for the full participation of people with disabilities

The National Council for the Care of Persons with Disabilities (CONADI, acronym in Spanish) of Guatemala (in Spanish) is the coordinating, advisory, and driving entity that influences the application of general and state policies, to ensure compliance with human rights … Continue reading

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Answered Questions for March 2022: Cerebral Palsy, Aging, and Staying Engaged

Answered Questions is a monthly resource for the Spanish language Disability Community that fills an information need. This month’s question is I’m a person with cerebral palsy (CP) and I’m doing my best to take care of my health. How … Continue reading

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Educared: Educating the Educators in Peru

Educared (in Spanish), a non-profit organization in Peru funded by Fundación Telefónica Movistar (in Spanish) and “la Caixa” Foundation, helps families, teachers, professors, and other education professionals learn about new ways to teach children with and without disabilities. Educared provides … Continue reading

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Research In Focus: Reducing Inequalities Through Technologies

Highlighting recent briefs of NIDILRR-funded research in technology to make the world a more equitable, inclusive, accessible, and sustainable place for people with disabilities. Continue reading

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Inclusive Apprenticeships – Building a Pipeline for a Diverse Workforce

For National Apprenticeship Week, we’re highlighting research and resources for creating inclusive apprenticeships, which could be key to creating a workforce of diverse talents and experience. Continue reading

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ASEM Federation: Uniting Associations, Foundations, and People with Neuromuscular Diseases and Disabilities

The Spanish Federation of Neuromuscular Diseases (Fundación ASEM, Spanish acronym) (in Spanish) is a non-profit, non-governmental organization that unites associations and foundations in Spain related to neuromuscular diseases and disabilities. Currently, the Federation consists of 29 federated entities, representing more … Continue reading

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REDI: Advocating for the Civil and Human Rights of People with Disabilities

The Network for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (REDI, acronym in Spanish) (in Spanish) is a non-profit organization based in Argentina that works towards the fulfillment of the civil and human rights of people with disabilities following a social … Continue reading

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Answered Questions: Monthly News for the Disability Community on Resources for the Latinx Disability Community for September 2021

Answered Questions is a monthly resource for the Spanish language Disability Community that fills an information need. This month’s question is: I am a service provider that works with the Latinx disability community. What information, resources, research are available in … Continue reading

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Preguntas y Respuestas: Noticias Mensuales para la Comunidad de la Discapacidad de Julio 2021 sobre la Atención Médica Accesible

El artículo, Respuestas a las Preguntas, de este mes analizan la atención médica accesible, las barreras para la atención médica y cómo los médicos de atención primaria pueden hacer que sus prácticas sean más accesibles para las personas con discapacidades. Continue reading

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Answered Questions: Monthly News for the Disability Community for July 2021 on Accessible Healthcare

This month’s Answered Questions discusses accessible healthcare, barriers to healthcare, and how primary care physicians can make their practices more accessible for people with disabilities. Continue reading

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