SRI LANKA: ‘Sri Lanka Upholds the Rights of All People Without Leaving Anyone Behind’ – Ambassador Dr. Rohan Perera (SPEECH)

FIJI: Convention to Allow Children with Disability Property Ownership

BANGLADESH: Ensuring Human Rights of Persons with Disabilities Stressed

WORLD: Children with Disabilities Experience Disturbing Levels of Violence, Study Finds

NEW ZEALAND: NZ Disabilities Rights Pioneer Elected to UN Committee

JAPAN: First Japan Representative Elected to UN Disability Committee (PHOTO)

WORLD: Why is Early Intervention for Children on the Autism Spectrum So Important?

WORLD: Employment May Lead to Improvement in Autism Symptoms

PAKISTAN: ‘Disability’ is Not Abnormality – Who Isn’t Handicapped in This World?

AUSTRALIA: Disability Organization Minda Transforms Commercial Enterprise Into Social Enterprise

TURKEY: Two Turkish Airports Accredited by the World Disability Union

WORLD: New Backpack Helps Students with Autism Get the Most from School

WORLD: Why Balance? How Does it Facilitate Attention, Focus, and Higher Learning?

SINGAPORE: 10 Eateries In Singapore to Support the Disabled Because Online Comments Do Nothing for Them

WORLD: Women and Girls with Disabilities Must Not Be Left Behind

MYANMAR: Lack of By-Law Undermines Rights of Myanmar’s Disabled

FIJI: Disabilities Bill ‘Essential’

WORLD: Deaf Disempowerment and Today’s Interpreter (VIDEO)

WORLD: On the Brink of Breakthroughs in Diagnosing and Treating Autism

HONGKONG: Care Grows for Persons with Disabilities at Hong Kong Vegetable Plant

MALAYSIA: Disabled Man’s ‘Save Malaysia’ Hunger Strike Postponed

PHILIPPINES: Mind Over Mountain – 9 Amputees Scale Mt. Tarak

CHINA: High-Achieving Disabled Student Granted Extra Time in Gaokao

WORLD: Persons with Disabilities Should Be Loved, Not Hidden from Society – Pope

SINGAPORE: Report Responsibly on Persons with Disabilities

INDIA: Parking for Persons with Disabilities to Be Kept Free

TAIWAN: Restaurant App for Persons with Disabilities ‘Useless’

PAKISTAN: Classes Set to Begin for Students with Disabilities

INDONESIA: The Town Where One in Four People Has a Disability

WORLD: ‘Biopsychosocial’ Basis for Benefit Cuts is ‘Cavalier, Unevidenced and Misleading’

ASIA: Arts and Disability in Singapore and Indonesia

BANGLADESH: Young People in Bangladesh Advocate for Individuals with Disabilities

WORLD: Changing Sighted People’s Views of Persons with Visual Disabilities

SINGAPORE: Wheelchair Rugby Wheels into Singapore

VIETNAM: Vietnam Prioritizes Protection of Rights of Persons with Disabilities

WORLD: Integrating Rights of Persons with Disabilities Across Development Efforts Builds Better, Inclusive World, Secretary-General Tells States Parties Conference

THAILAND: Eating Half-Cooked Pork Could Result in Hearing Loss – Public Health Ministry