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Disability And Climate Change

David Lewis and Kath Ballard, Eds.: Christoffel-Blindenmission (CBM), (2011)


Climate change is having the largest impact on the world’s poorest and most vulnerable people. Within this group, 20% are people with disabilities, who are nearly always doubly disadvantaged.
http://www.cbm.org/article/downloads/54741/Disabil...


Wheelchair Service Training Package - Reference Manual for Participants (Basic level)

World Health Organization; USAID; Leadership Managemtn & Governance project, (2013)


The main purpose of the training package is to develop the minimum skills and knowledge required by personnel involved in wheelchair service delivery. An important aim of the training package is to get it integrated into the regular paramedical/rehabilitation training programs such as physiotherapy, occupational therapy, prosthetics and orthotics, rehabilitation nursing. Towards this, WHO is posting the whole training package in the Website for the training institutes and wheelchair service providers. The easiest way to make use of the training package is to download the complete package (requires 3 GB space).
http://www.who.int/disabilities/technology/wheelch...


Rehabilitation 2030: A Call for Action

World Health Organization WHO, (2018)


There is a substantial and ever-increasing unmet need for rehabilitation worldwide, which is particularly profound in low- and middle -income countries. The availability of accessible and affordable rehabilitation is necessary for many people with health conditions to remain as independent as possible, to participate in education, to be economically productive, and fulfil meaningful life roles.
http://www.who.int/disabilities/care/Rehab2030Meet...


Priority Assistive Products List. Arabic Version

World Health Organization WHO, (2016)


The first WHO Priority Assistive Products List was launched in May 2016. The List includes hearing aids, wheelchairs, communication aids, spectacles, artificial limbs, pill organizers, memory aids and other essential items for many older people and people with disabilities to be able to live a healthy, productive and dignified life
http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/10665/207694/4/...


Priority Assistive Products List

World Health Organization WHO, (2016)


Improving access to assistive technology for everyone, everywhere. The first WHO Priority Assistive Products List was launched in May 2016. The List includes hearing aids, wheelchairs, communication aids, spectacles, artificial limbs, pill organizers, memory aids and other essential items for many older people and people with disabilities to be able to live a healthy, productive and dignified life. Available in English, Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian, Spanish
http://www.who.int/phi/implementation/assistive_te...


Standards for Prosthetics and Orthotics Service Provision. 2015-2017 work plan

Department of Essential Medicines and Health Products (EMP) and NVI, Eds.: World Health Organisation (WHO); USAID; ISPO, (2015)



http://www.who.int/phi/implementation/assistive_te...


Lista de ayudas técnicas prioritarias

Organización Mundial de la Salud OMS, (2016)


Mejora del acceso a las tecnologías de apoyo para todos, en cualquier lugar
http://www.who.int/phi/implementation/assistive_te...


Liste des produits et aides techniques prioritaires

Organisation Mondiale de la Santé OMS, Eds.: USAID; Initiative GATE; et al., (2016)


Rendre les technologies d’assistance plus accessibles à tous, partout
http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/10665/207701/2/...


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