Children with Disability Fact Sheet

Children with disabilities are often likely to be among the poorest members of communities. They are less likely to attend school, access medical services or have their voices heard in society.

Prejudice and discrimination mean children with disability are at higher risk of abuse, and of being excluded from receiving proper nutrition, medical care and humanitarian assistance. Through our work with our partners in the world’s poorest places, we have seen children with disabilities caught in a vicious cycle of poverty.

Click here to view the full Children with Disability Fact Sheet

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