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Photo: A child in Tigray receives anti-trachoma medication as part of Light for the World's MDA effort. Credit: Aleksandra Pawloff

1.6 Billion People Threatened by Neglected Tropical Diseases

2017-04-18
WHO presents report on successes and outlook until 2020
Photo: Boukari Pamtaba of ABAPE explains the situation of autistic children in the Burkinabé education system

Call for inclusive education for children with autism

2017-04-04
Burkina Faso's ABAPE Centre marks World Autism Awareness Day - by Emmanuel Kansié
Logo of The Europe We Want - Against inequality at home and abroad. For a fairer world.

The Europe we want: Just, Sustainable, Democratic and Inclusive

2017-03-31
Light for the Worlds signs up to common appeal to European Leaders by NGOs and civil society
Photo: Discussing the findings of the #CostingEquity report with stakeholders and civil society leaders

Make disability inclusion a core criterion

2017-03-22
Forming partnerships to advance investment in inclusive education
Girl with disability sits in classroom in Burkina Faso.

Inclusive education enrollment on the rise

2017-03-14
Our 2016 figures show a marked increase in education programme enrollment
Her Body Her Rights: Drawing by a participant in a sex education workshop, Ethiopia

Knowledge is power

2017-03-08
Most girls and women with disabilities are denied their right to sex education
Country Representative Elie Bagbila presents a microscope to Robert Sangaré of National University Hospital Yalgado Ouédraogo. Credit: Light for the World

Ophthalmic equipment for Burkina Faso's National University Hospital

2017-03-06
New batch of medical equipment delivered - by Emmanuel Kansié
Photo of Colin Allen. Credit: Light for the World

"We have become disabled by community attitudes"

2017-03-03
WFD President Colin Allen: Linguistic discrimination creates disability
Photo: Relief goods distribution near Juba. Credit: Bart Lont / Light for the World

Famine in South Sudan

2017-02-23
Ensuring access to emergency relief for people with disabilities
Photo of Marieke Boersma

Her Body, Her Rights

2017-02-22
Case study identifies major barriers to sexual health education for girls with intellectual disabilities

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