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    Webinar emphasises ensuring aid for people with disabilities

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 01:11am on July 22, 2020

    Speakers in a webinar called for ensuring aid for all the peoples with disabilities living across the country, including remote places like coastal areas and...

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    Akbar Ali for recognising people with disabilities

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on December 22, 2019

    Economist and former caretaker government adviser Akbar Ali Khan on Saturday said people with disabilities should be recognised so that they get proper dignity in...

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    Access Bangladesh holds public hearing on disability

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:56pm on November 29, 2019

    Access Bangladesh Foundation, a non-government organisation, in association with Kulla union parishad and supported by Commonwealth Foundation organised a public hearing...

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    Disability-inclusive food security

    Mahfuza Aktar | Updated at 12:00am on November 28, 2019

    THERE is no human in the world that is free of the risk of developing disability any moment. A significant number of people with disabilities...

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    High Court questions legality of BUET rule

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:06am on November 18, 2019

    The High Court Division on Sunday directed the government and the BUET to explain in four weeks why the refusal to admit students with disabilities...

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    Concerted effort sought for people with disabilities

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:12am on October 27, 2019

    Government and non-government officials on Friday demanded greater alliance of all stakeholders concerned for addressing the issues and concerns of persons with disabilities. At a...

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    Is it friendly to people with disabilities?

    Moon Moon Hossain | Updated at 12:00am on August 04, 2019

    The World Health Organisation recognises disability as a global public health issue, a human rights issue and a development priority. Disability is a global public...

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    Unthoughtful police action against well-meaning moves

    | Updated at 12:00am on July 25, 2019

    THE mobility of people with disabilities coming to be constrained by a lack of coordination between the authorities concerned is worrying. The case in example...

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    Govt must up allocation for people with physical disabilities

    | Updated at 12:05am on June 19, 2019

    THE budgetary allocation for people with physical disabilities, as laid out in the budget proposal for the 2019–2020 financial year that was placed in the...

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    Vulnerability of women with disabilities in Bangladesh must be addressed

    | Updated at 12:00am on April 08, 2019

    SUCCESSIVE governments have in their polices prioritised rights and needs of people with disabilities. But the programmes are, however, focused more on economic support and...