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Resources for addressing the needs and maximizing the potential of refugees and displaced persons who have disabilities. This includes the first major report on the subject, as well as field tools and practical guidance for field staff.

Disability Inclusion: Translating Policy into Practice in Humanitarian Action - Exec Summary - French

Created date Tuesday, 22 April 2014 Modified date Wednesday, 31 December 1969 File size 577.39 KB
(French) This document highlights the most important points made in the report "Disability Inclusion: Translating Policy to Practice in Humanitarian Action." These include key findings and recommendations for NGOs, UNHCR, and funders.

Disability Inclusion: Translating Policy into Practice - Executive Summary - Word Version

Created date Tuesday, 22 April 2014 Modified date Wednesday, 31 December 1969 File size 19.33 KB
This version is provided for blind users with text-recognition software.

Disability Inclusion Translating Policy into Practice - Full Report - Word Version

Created date Tuesday, 22 April 2014 Modified date Wednesday, 31 December 1969 File size 64.33 KB
This version is provided for the benefit of blind users.

Disability Inclusion: Translating Policy into Practice in Humanitarian Action - Full Report - French

Created date Tuesday, 22 April 2014 Modified date Wednesday, 31 December 1969 File size 1.65 MB

Disability Inclusion: Translating Policy into Practice - Executive Summary - Arabic

Created date Tuesday, 22 April 2014 Modified date Wednesday, 31 December 1969 File size 438.32 KB

Disability Inclusion: Translating Policy into Practice - Full Report - Arabic

Created date Tuesday, 22 April 2014 Modified date Wednesday, 31 December 1969 File size 837.12 KB

Disabilities Fact Sheet: Arabic Version

Created date Tuesday, 22 April 2014 Modified date Wednesday, 31 December 1969 File size 306.74 KB

Disabilities Fact Sheet: Word Version

Created date Tuesday, 22 April 2014 Modified date Wednesday, 31 December 1969 File size 18.23 KB
Provided for the benefit of blind users.

Disabilities Fact Sheet: French Version

Created date Tuesday, 22 April 2014 Modified date Wednesday, 31 December 1969 File size 496.08 KB

Refugees with Disabilities: EasyRead version

Created date Monday, 21 April 2014 Modified date Monday, 21 April 2014 File size 1013.5 KB

Disabilities Discussion Tool for Field Workers

Created date Monday, 21 April 2014 Modified date Monday, 02 June 2014 File size 2.95 MB

Disability Inclusion Translating Policy into Practice in Humanitarian Action (Executive Summary)

Created date Monday, 21 April 2014 Modified date Monday, 21 April 2014 File size 645.35 KB

Disabilities Program Fact Sheet

Created date Thursday, 27 February 2014 Modified date Wednesday, 30 April 2014 File size 2.95 MB

A fact sheet on the Women's Refugee Commission Disabilities Program.

This fact sheet is also available as a WordDoc as well as in the following languages:
Arabic | French

Disability Inclusion: Translating Policy into Practice in Humanitarian Action

Created date Tuesday, 18 February 2014 Modified date Thursday, 10 July 2014 File size 1.65 MB

This report presents the approaches, positive practices and ongoing challenges to operationalizing disability inclusion across UNHCR and its partner organizations, and provides lessons and recommendations for the wider humanitarian community.

Building capacity for disability inclusion in gender-based violence programs in humanitarian settings (North Caucasus)

Created date Friday, 17 January 2014 Modified date Tuesday, 21 January 2014 File size 94.53 KB

This summary report describes the findings from groups discussions with persons with disabilities and care-givers, and proposed actions to strengthen disability inclusion in GBV activities in Northern Caucasus.

Summary reports are also available for Burundi, Ethiopia and Jordan.

Renforcer la capacité des programmes de lutte contre la violence basée sur le genre (VBG) dans les situations de crise humanitaire

Created date Friday, 17 January 2014 Modified date Tuesday, 21 January 2014 File size 122.49 KB

This summary report describes the findings from groups discussions with persons with disabilities and care-givers, and proposed actions to strengthen disability inclusion in GBV activities in Burundi.

This report is also available in English.

Summary reports are also available for Ethiopia, Jordan and Northern Caucasus.

Building capacity for disability inclusion in gender-based violence programs in humanitarian settings (Ethiopia)

Created date Friday, 17 January 2014 Modified date Tuesday, 21 January 2014 File size 99.74 KB

This summary report describes the findings from groups discussions with persons with disabilities and care-givers, and proposed actions to strengthen disability inclusion in GBV activities in Ethiopia.

Summary reports are also available for Burundi, Jordan and Northern Caucasus.

Building capacity for disability inclusion in gender-based violence programs in humanitarian settings (Burundi - English)

Created date Friday, 17 January 2014 Modified date Tuesday, 21 January 2014 File size 117.31 KB

This summary report describes the findings from groups discussions with persons with disabilities and care-givers, and proposed actions to strengthen disability inclusion in GBV activities in Burundi.

This report is also available in French.

Summary reports are also available for Ethiopia, Jordan and Northern Caucasus.

Building capacity for disability inclusion in gender-based violence programs in humanitarian settings (Jordan)

Created date Friday, 17 January 2014 Modified date Tuesday, 21 January 2014 File size 97.55 KB

This summary report describes the findings from groups discussions with persons with disabilities and care-givers, and proposed actions to strengthen disability inclusion in GBV activities in Jordan.

Summary reports are also available for Burundi, Ethiopia and Northern Caucasus.

Disability Inclusion in the Syrian Refugee Response in Lebanon

Created date Wednesday, 10 July 2013 Modified date Friday, 18 October 2013 File size 877.35 KB