One in Ten: Disability and the very poor

Publication date

01 Jan 1981



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Today, one in ten of the population of the Third World is disabled. The International Year of Disabled People is a good time to look at what causes that disability and what can be done about it. This booklet is designed to do that by increasing an understanding of what ' needs to be done and examining what is necessary to alleviate the suffering and to reduce the causes of disabilities of all kinds.