OVERVIEW MDRI has been commissioned to carry out a USAID-funded project, namely the “Survey of Beneficiaries of USAID Disabilities Programming”. The USAID disability portfolio consists of a wide range of activities, covering medical (prosthetic and orthopedic, physical rehabilitation), education (inclusive environment and special education), and social (employment support, vocational rehabilitation, and organizations for people with disabilities) sectors….

Disability and Poverty in Vietnam Nguyen Viet Cuong and Daniel Mont World Bank Economic Review, Volume 25, Issue 2, pp. 323-359 Abstract Disability is significantly correlated with poverty in Vietnam, according to data from the 2006 Vietnam Household Living Standards Survey, especially when the extra costs of living with a disability are taken into account. This…

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