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Over a billion people with disabilities face huge barriers in daily life – UN report
9 Jun 2011 -  More than one billion people worldwide experience some form of disability, the United Nations and the World Bank said today in a report that calls for the elimination of barriers that often force the people with disabilities to "the margins of society." The World Report on Disability, developed by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Bank, with contributions from over 380 experts, urges governments to "to step up efforts to enable access to mainstream services and to invest in specialized programmes to unlock the vast potential of people with disabilities." Full Story: http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=38666&Cr=disability&Cr1=
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