This page features the news on disability from Asia-Pacific in the Debrief Library. See also news from other countries.


Data and Research

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Are persons with disabilities included in the effort to leave no-one behind? An overview that shows the gaps in countries' ability to monitor the situation of persons with disabilities. See accompanying resource, Where are we?, questions to aid understanding of disability data and inform advocacy, and a blog post on lessons learned. (Feb, UNFPA)

Education and Childhood

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Employment, Business and Work

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A resource guide for employers on Tapping the potential of persons with disabilities (Mar, ILO)

Humanitarian, Migrants and Refugees

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New report on OPD engagement in Humanitarian Action reflections from Bangladesh, Indonesia and Nepal. (May, CBM Global)