Disability News Library

Welcome to a fast-growing library of disability news! You can explore through the back catalogue, search, or browsing a database of news by subject or country.

Back Catalogue

Disability Debrief newsletters have been keeping up with international disability news from 2020. See the newsletter archive or browse within that:

  • News: all-you-can-eat news updates.
  • Features: original reporting and analysis.
  • Interviews: in-depth with people making change.
  • Climate Crisis: understanding the impact on disabled people.
  • Personal: updates from our disabled lives.
  • Community: how we do this, and what readers say.

To quickly find a page on this website, use the search in the navigation bar.

For a more advanced search, use google across the whole website, on a separate page, or with this search bar. (This is a new site, so Google is still learning what's here).

For targeted searches of the news database it may be helpful to search for text in links collected in a long page.

News Database

Since the start of 2022 all the news on Disability Debrief is in this database, which you can navigate here, by subject or country.

The database has 2759 news items, categorized into 57 subjects, across 139 countries and regions. It was last updated in April, 2023.


You can navigate by specific subject, or see links in one very long page, organized by topic.


You can navigate by specific country, or see links in one very long page, organized by country.