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UK Community Based Rehabilitation Guidelines

15 September 2011

Mary Wickenden was involved in organising the UK launch of the
groundbreaking new Guidelines on Community Based Rehabilitation (CBR), published by the World Health Organization (WHO) with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the International Disability and Development Consortium (IDDC) .  This new document provides an overview of CBR, the recommended approach to developing inclusive approaches to providing services for and ensuring the rights of disabled people, especially in low resourced contexts.

Read the new guidelines