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We are excited to introduce you to our brand new logo! Since 1983, WID has continued to evolve and grow in our mission to continually advance the rights and opportunities of over one billion people with disabilities. As we usher in a new era of growth, our new logo represents our work coming full circle and a strengthening in our commitment to people with disabilities living with access, safety, employment, and independence.

WID will be debuting a new website in the coming months to commemorate our rebranding initiative!

Image description of the new logo: 6 blue arcs overlap forming a globe. The acronym “WID” sits in between the top and bottom halves of the globe.

Graphic with text: Click here to make a donation to support disability-led organizations aiding people with disabilities affected by the earthquake in Haiti, Hurricane Ida and/or to support GADRA operations.
Marcie Roth smiles in photo with text: WID's CEO and Executive Directory was named one of Forbes' 50 Over 50 Women Leading the Way in Impact.
Banner with text: What's Up WID: The World Institute on Disability Podcast. Beneath the banner is an image of a microphone.

About WID

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.

To learn more about WID, visit our About WID pages, linked below:

Link to About Us page
Link to Vision, Mission, and Values page.
Link to Opportunities page.


If you are having technical issues or accessibility issues on this site, email wid@wid.org.

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