Currently, many of them are not able to access quality education, health or work without facing stigma and discrimination.
Sightsavers is working with 15 other international development organisations, disabled people’s organisations and country partners to ensure no one is left behind. We want the same opportunities to exist for everyone.
Watch the video below to learn how an Inclusive Futures employment programme is working to improve access to workplaces for people with disabilities.
Inclusive Futures brings together the expertise of 16 global development partners, people with disabilities, and the public and private sectors in Bangladesh, Kenya, Jordan, Nepal, Nigeria, Tanzania and Uganda.
On Thursday 16 July, 2-3pm BST we're hosting a Twitter chat, bringing together disability and development experts, employers, employees and job seekers – with and without disabilities – to discuss how we can build back our workplaces inclusively.How to get involved
Inclusive Futures is funded by UK aid. It demonstrates the UK government’s commitment to global leadership on inclusive development by ensuring people with disabilities are central to international development policymaking and programmes.