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Project:

Enabling environments: reducing barriers for low-income disabled people


Project Leader(s): Graham Tipple
Staff: Justine Coulson
Contact: Graham Tipple
Sponsors: DFID under ESCOR R7653
Partners: CSIR, Pretoria, South Africa; Concerned Action Now, New Delhi, India

A comparative study in South Africa and India of how people with disabilities living in urban informal settlements are excluded from the socio-economic development of their community and to suggest ways in which greater inclusion can be achieved in the future.

Carried out by Justine Coulson between 2000 and 2003.

Reports published:

Enabled Environments: Reducing barriers for low-income people with disabilities in India.

Enabled Environments: Reducing barriers for low-income people with disabilities in South Africa.