Global Disability Summit

The Global Disability Summit sought to raise global attention and focus on a long-neglected area, mobilise new global and national commitments on disability and showcase good practice, innovation and evidence from across the world.

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Global Disability Summit

Four main themes of the summit

Please find below four background documents on the four main themes of the Summit:

  1. Dignity and respect for all
  2. Inclusive Education
  3. Economic Empowerment
  4. Harnessing Technology and Innovation

These papers briefly explore the global context on disability inclusion; as well as summarising the main challenges and ways forward. They will inform discussions at the Summit and serve as a background document for all attendees.