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Jean-Francois Trani Publications

This is a list of publications by Dr Trani. The list is arranged by year. Click on the links below to see publications from a particular year.

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2011 -- 2010 -- 2009 -- 2008 -- 2007 -- 2006 -- 2005 -- 2004 --2003  -- 2001 -- 2000

2011

Trani, J., Bakhshi, P., Bellanca, N., Biggeri, M., Marchetta, F. (2011) Disabilities through the Capability Approach lens: Implications for public policies. ALTER-European Journal of Disability Research. [online]

Trani, J., Kett, M., Bakhshi, P., Bailey, N. (2011) Disability, Vulnerability and Citizenship:  to what extent is education a protective mechanism for children with disabilities in countries affected by conflict? International Journal of Inclusive Education. [online]

2010

Articles

Kett, M. and Trani, J. (2010). The importance of inclusion. Forced Migration Review. [online]

Trani, J. and Loeb M. (in press). Poverty and disability: A vicious circle? Evidence from Afghanistan and Zambia Journal of International Development. [online]

Trani, J., Bakhshi P., Noor A., Mashkoor A. (2010). Poverty, vulnerability, and provision of healthcare in Afghanistan. Social Science and Medicine, 70: 1745-1755. [online]

Trani, J. and VanLeit, B. (2010) Working Paper 11: Increasing inclusion of persons with disabilities: reflections from disability research using the ICF in Afghanistan and Cambodia [online]

Reports

Trani, J.. with Bah, O., Bailey, N., Browne, J., Groce, N. and Kett, M. (2010) Disability in and Around Urban Areas of Sierra Leone. London: Leonard Cheshire Disability [online]

Presentations

Trani, J., Rolland C. l& Bakhshi P. (2010) "Self perception, social participation and basic capabilities in Afghanistan." 2010 Conference of the HDCA, "Human Rights and Human Development". September 21-23, University of Jordan, Amman

Walker J, Trani, J. & Frediani A. (2010) "Disability, social identity and capability:Methodological challenges?". 2010 Conference of the HDCA, "Human Rights and Human Development". September 21-23, University of Jordan, Amman 

Biggeri M, Mauro V & Trani, J. (2010) "Measuring the Impact of Community-Based Rehabilitation (CBR) Programmes in Mandya District (Karnataka, India)". 2010 Conference of the HDCA, "Human Rights and Human Development". September 21-23, University of Jordan, Amman 

Lompo K & Trani, J. (2010) "Development projects of petroleum companies in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria: beyond looking good, the real impact on community participation and human development". 2010 Conference of the HDCA, "Human Rights and Human Development". September 21-23, University of Jordan, Amman 

Trani, J. & Di Marcantonio, F. (2010) "Conceptual comparison of methodological issues in assessing persons with disabilities' functionings and capabilities".  'Diversity in Quality of Life' conference. December 2-4, VU University, Amsterdam

2009

Articles

Dubois J.L. and Trani, J. (2009), Enlarging the Capability Paradigm to Address the Complexity of Disability, ALTER-European Journal of Disability Research, 3(3): 2-28. [online]

Groce, N., Kett, M., Lang, R., Trani, J., Bailey, N. (2009), Working Paper 8: The Potential Impact of the Global Economic Downturn on Persons with Disabilities. [online]

Groce, N., Trani, J. (2009). Millennium Development Goals and Persons with Disability. The Lancet. 374(9704): 1800-1801 [online]

Kett, M., Lang, R., Trani, J. (2009). Disability, Development and the Dawning of a New Convention: A Cause for Optimism? Journal of International Development 21(5): 649-661. [online]

Lang, R., Kett, M., Trani, J. (2009). Introduction to Special Section: Papers from the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities: A Call for Action on Poverty, Lack of Access and Discrimination. Disability Studies Quarterly 29(1). [online]

Trani, J. (2009). Screening Children for Disability: Commentary, The Lancet. 374:1806-08. [online]

Trani, J., Bakhshi, P., Noor, A., Mashkoor, A. (2009). Lack of a Will or a Way? Taking a Capability Approach for Analysing Disability Policy Shortcomings and Ensuring Programme Impact in Afghanistan. European Journal of Development Research 21(2): 297-319. [online]

Trani, J. and Bakhshi, P. (2009) Working Paper 10: Lack of a will or of a way? Taking a Capability Approach for Analysing Disability Policy Shortcomings and Ensuring Programme Impact in Afghanistan" [online]

Trani, J., Kett, M. (2009) Working Paper 13: 2nd Report Study on affected and excluded vulnerable children in Southern West Darfur [online]

2008

Articles

Trani, J., Bakhshi, P. (2008). Challenges of Assessing Disability Prevalence: the Case of Afghanistan. ALTER - European Journal of Disability Research 2(1), 44-64.

Presentations

Bakhshi, P., Trani, J. (2008). "HIV/AIDS, Female Genital Mutilation and Khat in Djibouti. Role of the Researcher in a Participatory Approach: Room for Manoeuvre?" 7th International Conference on the Capability Approach: Equality, Inclusion and Human Development, Indian Institute for Sustainable Development, New Delhi

Trani, J., Kett, M., Bakhshi, P. (2008). "Inclusive Education for Disabled Children in Conflict-Affected Fragile States: What can we learn from the Capability Approach?" 7th International Conference on the Capability Approach: Equality, Inclusion and Human Development, Indian Institute for Sustainable Development, New Delhi

2007

Articles

Bakhshi, P., Trani, J. (2007), Working Paper 4: Disability Prevalence -Challenges for Measurement. [online]

Trani, J. (2007), Working Paper 2: A New Structure in the Government of Afghanistan for the Promotion of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities: The National Disability Commission (NDC). [online]

Trani, J., Bakhshi, P. (2007). Household Survey: A Relevant Tool for Gathering Information on Disability? Journal for Disability and International Development 2, 13-24.

Trani, J., Bakhshi, P. (2007). La conduite d'enquête auprès des personnes handicapées en Afghanistan: défis d'un terrain et réponses méthodologiques. STATECO 101, 81-98

Presentations

Trani, J., Bakhshi, P. (2007). "Livelihood and Employment of Women with Disability in Afghanistan: Empowerment of Women, a New Idea Changing Afghan History?" 7th International Conference of the Capabilities Approach, New School, New York

Trani, J., Bakhshi, P. (2007). "Participatory Development: A Sustainable Approach for Reducing Inequality and Fighting Poverty" Expanding Bridges: HDCA and Civil Society, University of Florence, Italy

2006

Reports

Groce, N. (2006), Reconfiguring the Mozambique Health Service System: The Need to Include Village Based Services and Outreach. Results of Field Study in March 2006 series, Washington: The World Bank.

Groce, N. (2006), Violence Against Disabled Children. Report for UNICEF & United Nations Secretary General's Office. New York: UNICEF/UN Secretariat.

Trani, J., Bakhshi, P. (2006), "Disability: Understanding the Challenge Ahead" National Disability Survey in Afghanistan, 2005 series, Lyon, France: Handicap International.

Trani, J., Bakhshi, P. (2006), Understanding Vulnerability of Afghans with Disability - Livelihoods, Employment, Income. National Disability Survey in Afghanistan, 2005 series, Lyon, France: Handicap International.

Trani, J., Bakhshi, P., Noor, A. (2006), "Towards Well-Being for Afghans with Disability: The Health Challenge" National Disability Survey in Afghanistan, 2005 series, Lyon, France: Handicap International.

Trani, J., Bakhshi, P., Rolland, C. (2006), "Conducting Surveys on Disability: a Comprehensive Toolkit" National Disability Survey in Afghanistan, 2005 series, Lyon, France: Handicap International.

Trani, J., Bakhsi, P. (2006), "Towards Inclusion and Equality in Education? From Assumptions to Facts" National Disability Survey in Afghanistan, 2005 series, Lyon, Paris: Handicap International.

Book Chapters

Neuman, M., Trani, J. (2006). "Le tribalisme explique tous les conflits (Conflits Tribaux)!" (Tribalism is behind all conflicts!) in Courade,G. (ed.) L'Afrique des Préjugés (Africa of Prejudice). Paris: Belin

Trani, J. (2006). "L'informel est la voie pour un développement à l'africaine" (The informal sector is the path to development for Africa) in Courade,G. (ed.) L'Afrique des Préjugés (Africa of Prejudice). Paris: Belin

Trani, J. (2006). "Les fonctionnaires ne remplissent pas leur mission de service public" (Civil servants do not fulfil their duty to the public) in Courade,G. (ed.) L'Afrique des Préjugés (Africa of Prejudice). Paris: Belin

Trani, J. (2006). "Les jeunes, moteur du passage d'une société communautaire traditionelle à une société moderne individualiste et prospère" (Youth in Africa: The drive behind the change from a traditional communautarian society to a modern prosperous and individualistic one) in Courade,G. (ed.) L'Afrique des Préjugés (Africa of Prejudice). Paris: Belin

Trani, J., Bakhshi, P. (2006). "The Capability Approach to Understanding Disability: Increasing Comparability, Defining Efficient Programs" in Reboud,V. (ed.) Capabilities and Public Policies. Paris: French Agency for Development

Trani, J., Follana, C. (2006). "Il faut rapatrier en Afrique les cerveaux qu'on lui a pris" (Stop the brain drain in Africa) in Courade,G. (ed.) L'Afrique des Préjugés (Africa of Prejudice). Paris: Belin

Presentations

Trani, J. (2006). "Using the ICF for Disability Measurement: the Case of the National Disability Survey in Afghanistan" International Conference of the Disability Network. Disability and Classifications: from Concepts to Action. Tunis, Tunisia

Trani, J. (2006). "The National Disability Survey in Afghanistan: Methodology and Main Results" Seventh Meeting of State Parties to the Ban Landmine Treaty, Geneva, Switzerland

Trani, J. (2006). "Disability Measurement and Comparability of Data: Learning from the Case of the National Disability Survey in Afghanistan" UNESCAP Meeting on Disability Statistics, Bangkok, Thailand

Trani, J., Bakhshi, P. (2006). Meeting on Landmine Victim Assistance at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, UNMACA/MFA, Kabul, Afghanistan

2005

Presentations

Trani, J., Bakhshi, P., Noor, A., Mashkoor, A., Lopez, D., Lavasani, L., Schwarz, S. (2005). "Disability in Afghanistan: Taking a Capabilities Approach Look at Research Challenges and Policy Implications" 5th International Conference of the Capabilities Approach, UNESCO, Paris

2004

Articles

Bakhshi, P., Dubois, J., Trani, J. (2004), Working Paper 1: Enhancing Security and Social Sustainability, Strengthening Capabilities: The Case of Persons with Disabilities in Afghanistan. [online]

Reports

Trani, J. (2004), Guide for Professional Classifications,Paris: Editions Liaisons.

2003

Presentations

Trani, J. (2003). "Determinants of a Young Urban Professional's Work-Related Decisions in Duala, Cameroon: the Role of Capabilities" 3rd Conference of the Capability Approach: From Sustainable Development to Sustainable Freedom, University of Pavia, Italy

2001

Articles

Trani, J. (2001), To Be Young in Douala (Cameroon): Activity, Income and Social Position.

2000

Articles

Trani, J. (2000). "Les jeunes et le travail à Douala: la galère de la deuxième génération après l'indépendance" (Youth and work in Douala: the difficulties faced by the second post-independance generation) in Courade,G. (ed.) Le désarroi camerounais. L'épreuve de l'économie-monde. Paris: Karthala, 153-172