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Feature from South Asia

People with Disabilities in India
From Commitments to Outcomes
A boy with disability and a man
Photo: Brotherhood

Low literacy and employment rates and widespread social stigma are making disabled people among the most excluded in Indian society.
"The problem is not how to wipe out the differences but how to unite with the differences intact." Rabindranath Tagore

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Last updated: 2009-08-31




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