East Africa

This page features the news on disability from East Africa in the Debrief Library. See also news from other countries.


Humanitarian, Migrants and Refugees

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An unreported crisis: experiencing worst drought in fifty years (Jun, Age International)

Webinar on Who Eats Last? The impact of Food Insecurity on People with Disabilities in the Horn of Africa. (Jun, IDA CRPD Forum)

Urgent action needed to stop famine and the annihilation of pastoralism in the Horn of Africa, older people warn (devastating testimonies). (Jun, HelpAge)

Policy and Rights

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Legislator Revives push for regional law (Mar, The New Times)