CBR guidelines: 6. empowerment component.

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TitleCBR guidelines: 6. empowerment component.
Publication TypeBook
AuthorsWorld Health Organization, UNESCO, ILO, IDDC
Place PublishedGeneva
PublisherWorld Health Organization
Year of Publication2010
Number of Pages56 p.
Type of Workguidelines
Publication Languageeng
KeywordsCBR
Abstract

Recommendations to develop guidelines on community-based rehabilitation (CBR) were made during the International Consultation to Review Community-based Rehabilitation which was held in Helsinki, Finland in 2003. WHO; the International Labour Organization; the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization; and the International Disability and Development Consortium – notably CBM, Handicap International, the Italian Association Amici di Raoul Follereau, Light for the World, the Norwegian Association of Disabled and Sightsavers – have worked closely together to develop the Community-based rehabilitation guidelines. More than 180 individuals and representatives of nearly 300 organizations, mostly from low-income and middle-income countries around the world, have been involved in their development.

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