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Case study disability: Children with hearing impairments, Afghanistan

 
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Case study disability: Children with hearing impairments, Afghanistan
by Noemi Gerber - Monday, 13 February 2012, 12:32 PM
 

What’s the issue?

Afghan society has little belief in the capacities of anyone with a disability, so children with disabilities are therefore afforded little in the way of education or job opportunities.

Often, children with a disability are kept hidden, as a child with a disability is usually considered to be a punishment from God.

...Open the attached document to find out what is being done about this, and how War Child is involved!