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UN Sustainable Development Goals

GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being

Organizations relating to Handicapped

International Leprosy Union / Pune, India / Est. 1986
Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities / Geneva, Switzerland
Inas / Sheffield, UK / Est. 1986
Servants of Charity / Rome, Italy / Est. 1908
European Dyslexia Association - International Organisation for Specific Learning Disabilities / Dublin, Ireland / Est. 1987
Commonwealth Association for Health and Disability / Nagpur, India / Est. 1983
Association Maison Chance / Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam / Est. 1993
Convention Concerning Compulsory Invalidity Insurance for Persons Employed in Industrial or Commercial Undertakings, in the Liberal Professions, and for Outworkers and Domestic Servants / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1933
IHD International / Schiphol, Netherlands
Sovereign Military Hospitaller Order of St John of Jerusalem, of Rhodes and of Malta / Rome, Italy / Est. 1099
Leonard Cheshire Disability / London, UK / Est. 1948
Soeurs de la Croix de Strasbourg / Strasbourg, France / Est. 1848
International Symposium on Developmental Disabilities / Tokyo, Japan
Convention Concerning the Establishment of an International Scheme for the Maintenance of Rights under Invalidity, Old-age and Widows' and Orphans' Insurance / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1936
Intercontinental Christian Fraternity of People with Disabilities / Castellón, Spain / Est. 1944
TASH - Working in Partnership with Disability Advocates Worldwide / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1975
HandiCapacités / Paris, France / Est. 1997
European Association of Service Providers for Persons with Disabilities / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1996
International Institute on Special Needs Offenders / Adstock, UK / Est. 1995
Council for Learning Disabilities / Overland Park KS, USA
Cure International / Lemoyne PA, USA / Est. 1996
Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities / Est. 2006
Sensorial Handicap Cooperation / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1986
Best Buddies International / Miami FL, USA / Est. 1989
International Association for the Arts, the Media and Creativity by and with Disabled People / Paris, France / Est. 1988

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World Problems relating to Handicapped

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Mental illness
Mental deficiency in children
Homeless mentally disabled
Diseases of the respiratory system
Human disease and disability
Personality disorders
Social maladjustment of children of migrants
Lack of appropriate education for children of immigrants
Hereditary diseases
Intellectual inefficiency
Fragile X syndrome
Discrimination against the disabled
Denial of rights to disabled
Unnecessary surgery
Disabled elderly persons
Impairment of physicians' ability
Malicious physical disablement
Body disposition disabilities
Structural barriers for disabled persons
Tolerated atrocities
Physical independence handicap
Language disorders
Neuromuscular diseases
Unequal employment opportunities for disabled persons
Diseases of the lymphatic system

Action Strategies relating to Handicapped

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

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