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On 18 October 2019, the Niger National Assembly passed a law on the fundamental principles relating to the integration of persons with disabilities in Niger. This is a major step forward in the promotion and protection of the rights of persons with disabilities and the implementation of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of...

My name is Mauricio. I live in Santo Tomas, Nicaragua.When I’m painting, I’m always feeling happy. I’m feeling inspired.Sometimes I buy materials and then help blind and children with disabilities paint and draw in their classroom.I have many friends here as well. Some of them help me. They see my drawings and my paintings. I...

As Australia moves to review and modernise the way it provides aid CBM Australia is calling on the government to remember that – above all – development is about people. How the government deploys resources can align with the country’s strategic intent but we also have a moral obligation to ensure Australian aid supports the...

 ZIMBABWE IS IN THE GRIP OF A DEADLY FOOD CRISIS.   Zimbabwe is “facing the worst hunger crisis in a decade” the UN declared. More than 7 million people – almost half the population – need food aid, and over 2 million people are facing starvation   after a severe drought affected food harvests. CBM is on-the-ground in Chivi...