GDI Hub, World Health Organisation Collaborating Centre for Assistive Technology



WHO Collaborating Centre on AT list of publications.



Danemayer J, Boggs D, Delgado Ramos V, et al

Estimating need and coverage for five priority assistive products: a systematic review of global population-based research

BMJ Global Health 2022;7:e007662.




Jamie Danemayer, Dorothy Boggs, Sarah Polack, Emma M. Smith, Vinicius Delgado Ramos, Linamara Rizzo Battistella & Cathy Holloway

Measuring assistive technology supply and demand: A scoping review, Assistive Technology,

33:sup1, 35-49, DOI: 10.1080/10400435.2021.1957039 


Johan Borg, Wei Zhang, Emma M. Smith & Cathy Holloway

Introduction to the companion papers to the global report on assistive technology, Assistive Technology

33:sup1, 1-2, DOI: 10.1080/10400435.2021.2003658 


Golnaz Whittaker, Gavin Adam Wood, Giulia Oggero, Maria Kett & Kirstin Lange

Meeting AT needs in humanitarian crises: The current state of provision, Assistive Technology

33:sup1, S3-S16, DOI: 10.1080/10400435.2021.1934612 


Sarah Averi Albala, Frida Kasteng, Arne Henning Eide & Rainer Kattel

Scoping review of economic evaluations of assistive technology globally, Assistive Technology

33:sup1, 50-67, DOI: 10.1080/10400435.2021.1960449 


Catherine Holloway, Dafne Zuleima Morgado Ramirez, Tigmanshu Bhatnagar, Ben Oldfrey, Priya Morjaria, Soikat Ghosh Moulic, Ikenna D. Ebuenyi, Giulia Barbareschi, Fiona Meeks, Jessica Massie, Felipe Ramos-Barajas, Joanne McVeigh, Kyle Keane, George Torrens, P. V.M. Rao, Malcolm MacLachlan, Victoria Austin, Rainer Kattel, Cheryl D Metcalf & Srinivasan Sujatha

A review of innovation strategies and processes to improve access to AT: Looking ahead to open innovation ecosystems, Assistive Technology

33:sup1, 68-86, DOI: 10.1080/10400435.2021.1970653 


Margaret Savage, Sarah Albala, Frederic Seghers, Rainer Kattel, Cynthia Liao, Mathilde Chaudron & Novia Afdhila

Applying market shaping approaches to increase access to assistive technology in low- and middle-income countries, Assistive Technology

33:sup1, 124-135, DOI: 10.1080/10400435.2021.1991050


Austin, V.; Holloway, C.; Ossul Vermehren, I.; Dumbuya, A.; Barbareschi, G.; Walker, J.

“Give Us the Chance to Be Part of You, We Want Our Voices to Be Heard”: Assistive Technology as a Mediator of Participation in (Formal and Informal) Citizenship Activities for Persons with Disabilities Who Are Slum Dwellers in Freetown, Sierra Leone.

Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2021, 18, 5547. 


Emma M. Smith, Malcolm MacLachlan, Ikenna D. Ebuenyi, Catherine Holloway & Victoria Austin

Developing inclusive and resilient systems: COVID-19 and assistive technology, Disability & Society

36:1, 151-154, DOI: 10.1080/09687599.2020.1829558


Oldfrey, B.; Barbareschi, G.; Morjaria, P.; Giltsoff, T.; Massie, J.; Miodownik, M.; Holloway, C

Could Assistive Technology Provision Models Help Pave the Way for More Environmentally Sustainable Models of Product Design, Manufacture and Service in a Post-COVID World?.

Sustainability 2021, 13, 10867.