Please join WID, The Partnership for Inclusive Disaster Strategies, and ONG Inclusive for the launch of the Global Alliance for Disaster Resource Acceleration. Click the linked image below for more information.
WID, ACLU, & Disability Rights Groups File Petition with US HHS: Deadly Nursing Home Discrimination. Click the linked image below to read the full statement.
The World Institute on Disability joins protestors demanding an end to police violence, replacing systems of violence and harm with community supports and services that enable all of us to live freely at home. Click the linked image below to read the full statement.
For more COVID-19 information, click on the linked image below to visit our COVID-19 page, which includes WID’s response, calls to action, COVID-related disability rights, resources, and press mentions.
The World Institute on Disability (WID) was established in 1983 as one of the first global disability rights organizations founded and continually led by people with disabilities. WID works to advance the rights and opportunities of over 1 billion people with disabilities worldwide, bringing research and policy into action and operationalizing inclusion.
Our work centers around Digital Tools for Optimizing Community Living and Employment; Accessibility Solutions; and Excellence in Disability Inclusive Emergency Preparedness, Disaster Risk Reduction, and Climate Resilience. WID is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization recognized by the US Internal Revenue Service.
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