• Study on Inclusive Education

    Posted on August 20, 2014 in News & Events, Research

    A study on inclusive education for children with disabilities in West Africa was recently conducted with funding from Plan WARO (West Africa Regional Office) and implemented by an ICDR team, led by Penny Parnes and including researchers Janet Njelesani, Donald Njelesani, Danielle Richard, Goli Hashemi, Heather Keachie and Cathy Cameron. The team also included the […]

  • Understanding & Addressing HIV & Disability-Related Stigma

    Posted on June 14, 2012 in News & Events, Research

    Dr. Stephanie Nixon, Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Therapy and Academic Director, International Centre for Disability and Rehabilitation, is spearheading a programme of advocacy-oriented research on HIV and disability in Southern Africa.  She received CIHR funding to convene a meeting of women and men with disabilities and/or living with HIV, activists, researchers and health workers in […]