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The Global Disability Innovation (GDI) Hub is building a movement to accelerate for a fairer world. We lead the programme.
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DisabilityInnovation 17h
Attention Londoners: if you are interested in British Sign Language Level 1 course are offering a course starting September 2019 at , Stratford. Email BSL@deafunity.org for enquiries and to start your BSL journey!
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World Health Organization (WHO) 21h
More than 1 billion people around the world need . Wheelchairs, hearing aids, glasses and other products enable people to live healthy, productive, independent and dignified lives. It's time for !
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Soumya Swaminathan Aug 21
To address the huge, unmet global need for & to achieve (which includes rehabilitative services) in India & neighboring countries , plan to scale up affordable
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DisabilityInnovation 22h
Well done Dorothy Boggs for presenting your work on estimating AT need at
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Vicki Austin Aug 22
So delighted to be here at sharing what we have learned through the first year of and hearing from so many esteemed partners. Well done and the team it’s such a privilege to be here with
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Giulia Barbareschi Aug 22
Meanwhile in the fantastic team at has manufactured the first InnovATe with the help of staff at ! Another achievement of the programme!
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Felipe Ramos B Aug 22
Such a pleasure to be today at in Geneva attending the Global Report on Assistive Technology (GReAT) Consultation.
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DisabilityInnovation Aug 21
Delighted to be a part of this exciting partnership
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DisabilityInnovation Aug 21
Thanks for sharing!
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UoS Rehab Tech Aug 20
New blog post from about her work in the Fit4purpose project
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Cathy Holloway Aug 20
Really looking forward to being with today as part of the expert group advising on the World Report on Assistive Technology. A key question for is how to measure need for and impact of so countries can budget for full .
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Cathy Holloway Aug 19
Today I'm back ( ). We are here for the project investigating human robot interactions in pedestrian spaces. How will pedestrian motion change when encountering a wheelchair versus a robot?
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DisabilityInnovation Aug 16
Due to multiple requests, we have decided to postpone the deadline for applications by 1 week. The new deadline is the 23rd of August. Please note no further extensions will be granted. We look forward to receiving your submissions!
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Roxana Ramirez Aug 15
We are looking for OTs/physiotherapists with experience in wheelchair skill assessment, to assess capacity of users on several video recordings. Job will be paid to rate agreed with interested person! , ,
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DisabilityInnovation Aug 14
The Disability Interactions in Workshop at in Barcelona is coming soon! Would you like to submit a paper? Deadline is 16 August. Applications from academics, manufacturers of accessible games and disabled gamers are welcome!
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Paul Ntulila Aug 14
I wrote a blog about my experience at the XVIII World Congress of the World Federation of Deaf
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DisabilityInnovation Aug 13
The Disability Interactions in Workshop at is fast approaching. Deadline for papers submission is 16 August. Applications from academics, manufacturers of accessible games and disabled gamers are welcome!
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Cathy Holloway Aug 13
- can you help us find people for this great wheelchair mapping project?
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amparo prosthetics Aug 12
📣"As I watched one of our clients take her first steps on her own two feet since her amputation three years ago I could not help but think that this was truly a giant leap for us."📣 Thanks for this great account of our recent Kenya trip!
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Aspire Create Aug 12
We're hiring a research assistant / research fellow in to work on the . Apply here:
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