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Education for All: Disability, Diversity and Inclusion (FutureLearn)

Discover ways to make education more inclusive, especially in areas where resources are limited. Learn practical strategies for making education inclusive. Millions of children around the world are excluded from access to education because of a disability - robbing them of their potential and diminishing our society. On this [...]
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COVID-19 and Global Inequalities (edX)

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COVID-19 and Global Inequalities (edX)
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This course explores the global impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on members of disadvantaged communities, with lectures and course materials from dozens of countries, around the world. The COVID-19 pandemic has taken millions of lives and caused many millions of people to lose their jobs and/or [...]
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Introduction to Inclusive Talent Acquisition (edX)

Inclusion is more than just a buzzword – it's a business strategy. Learn how to attract and support a diverse workforce. How do you foster a company culture that supports a diverse workforce, including employees with disabilities? Co-developed with Harvard Extension School, this course gives hiring managers and recruiters [...]
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Disability and Digital Media: Accessibility, Representation and Inclusion (edX)

In Disability and Digital Media: Accessibility, Representation and Inclusion, we will explore the relationship between digital technologies and disability in the Internet age.
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Global Disability: Research and Evidence (FutureLearn)

Explore how to conduct and interpret findings from global disability research. Understand why and how to do research in the field of global disability. In this course you will learn from researchers, persons with disabilities and policy makers as we look to enhance our understanding of the importance of [...]
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Children Deprived of Liberty: Enacting the Recommendations of the UN Global Study (GCHumanRights)

In 2019 the UN Global Study on Children Deprived of Liberty denounced that more than seven million children worldwide are deprived of liberty every year. It provided an assessment of the situation in different contexts and set out clear recommendations for change. One year from the publication the Study, [...]
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The Role of Personal Assistants in Disability Support (FutureLearn)

Sep 14th 2020
The Role of Personal Assistants in Disability Support (FutureLearn)
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Find out about the new role of personal assistants in disability support, and how to improve working relationships in the area. Improve working relationships between disabled people and personal assistants. Disabled people can now receive funding from their local authority to employ a personal assistant. While this gives them [...]
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Global Health and Disability (FutureLearn)

Leaving no one behind: disability, health and wellbeing in global development. Around 15% of the world’s population, or 1 billion people, live with some form of disability, with numbers continuing to rise over the coming decades.
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Children Deprived of Liberty: Learning from the UN Global Study (GCHumanRights)

Despite the fact that the Convention on the Rights of the Child affirms that, in principle, children should not be detained and deprivation of liberty should be a measure of last resort, millions of children in the world are locked away. To address this problem, the United Nations appointed [...]
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Móviles accesibles para todos (UNED Abierta)

Oct 28th 2019
Móviles accesibles para todos (UNED Abierta)
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El curso irá gradualmente ocupándose de describir las funciones de accesibilidad que habitualmente están disponibles en dispositivos de Apple (iOS) y Android, así como las limitaciones y las necesidades que tienen las personas con diferentes tipos de discapacidad a la hora de utilizar un terminal móvil. Nos ocuparemos especialmente [...]
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