Disabilities and rehabilitation

Other

Preventing death and disability through the timely provision of prehospital trauma care (2006)

Preventing death and disability through the timely provision of prehospital trauma care

Bulletin of the World Health Organization (BLT), Volume 84, Number 7, July 2006, 505-588

Implementation of the United Nations Standard Rules on the equalization of opportunities for persons with disabilities (2006)

Report on the Inter-Country Meeting for the Eastern Mediterranean Region, Cairo (Egypt), 2 – 4 May 2006

Disabled often among the "poorest of the poor" (2005)

Disabled often among the ‘poorest of poor’

Bulletin of the World Health Organization (BLT), Volume 83, Number 4, April 2005, 241-320

Implementation of the United Nations Standard Rules on the equalization of opportunities for persons with disabilities (2004)

Report on the Intercountry Meeting for the African Region, Brazzaville, Republic of Congo, 17 – 19 November 2004

Strengthening the application of UN standard rules in the South Asian region : report of an intercountry workshop, Bangalore, India, 15-18 September 2003 (2004)

The workshop upon which this report is based aimed to review the situation of application of the UN Standard Rules on the Equalization of Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities, to recommend strategies for overcoming the constraints for strengthening the application of the four rules relating to disability and rehabilitation.

Rethinking care: from the perspective of disabled people - conference report and recommendations (2001)

The meeting upon which this report is based aimed to give people with disabilities an opportunity to contribute to the process of "rethinking care" with respect to policy regarding the development of health and social services, and, in so doing, provide new insights and knowledge for the formulation of appropriate recommendations for WHO Member States.

The UN standard rules on the equalization of opportunities for persons with disabilities: government responses to the implementation of the rules on medical care, rehabilitation, support services and personnel training (2001)

Based on a questionnaire developed at the request of the UN Special Rapporteur on Disability, and designed for the purpose of monitoring the implementation of the UN Standard Rules on the Equalization of Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities, this report presents preliminary results from governments on the survey.

The UN standard rules on the equalization of opportunities for persons with disabilities: NGO responses to the implementation of the rules on medical care, rehabilitation, support services and personnel training (2001)

Based on a questionnaire developed at the request of the UN Special Rapporteur on Disability, and designed for the purpose of monitoring the implementation of the UN Standard Rules on the Equalization of Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities, this report presents preliminary results from nongovernmental organizations on the survey.