ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Why India Can’t Afford to Ignore the Economics of Disability

Ignoring the needs and rights of people with disabilities places an unnecessary burden on India’s economy.

I  am a disability professional, but I love stories. When I talk about disability, I like to talk about the children I work with, their families, and how disability works in their lives. I love to show pictures of how beautiful, funny, and

interesting they are, and raise money for the organisation I work for—which helps people with disabilities in the process. I’m pretty good at it, but there is one group I’ve been singularly unsuccessful with: government officials. 

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Updated On : 21st Mar, 2020


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