World Report on Disability

  • 1st WHO/World Bank World Report on Disability

    Posted on January 29, 2012 in News & Events

    The Toronto Launch of the 1st WHO/World Bank World Report on Disability took place on Friday January 27, 2012.  This event, organized by Dr, Stephanie Nixon, featured keynote speaker Dr. Tom Shakespeare.  Dr. Shakespeare is the editor of the World Report on Disability. He has published extensively in disability studies and bioethics, including The Sexual Politics of Disability […]

  • The Toronto Launch of the 1st WHO/World Bank World Report on Disability

    Posted on January 27, 2012 in Events

    The Toronto Launch of the 1st WHO/World Bank World Report on Disability takes place on Friday January 27, 2012 from 12-2pm at the William Doo Auditorium, New College, 45 Willcocks Street.  This event, organized by Professor Stephanie Nixon, features keynote speaker Dr. Tom Shakespeare.  Dr. Tom Shakespeare is the editor of the World Report on Disability. He […]

  • Prof Stephanie Nixon on CBC Radio

    Posted on in Events, News & Events

    Dr. Stephanie Nixon will be on CBC Radio Metro Morning on Friday January 27 at 6:15AM. Dr. Nixon will be talking about the World Report on Disability, the first of its kind. This report provides guidance on implementing the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) and gives an extensive global […]