This document is a declaration by people with disabilities, their representatives, disability specialists, health specialists and other experts from the disability field, alongside state representatives, service providers and legislators.
It was published at the Islamabad National Consultation on Accessibility, held on 12-14 August 2009, and aims to ensure that people with disabilities, as other human beings, are entitled to the same basic rights as enshrined in all national and international standards, declarations and conventions. Publication date: August 2009
Noor, a short film about the impact of childhood visual impairment, has been selected for the ‘Best health film’ category at the Cannes World Film Festival.
The charitable foundation is raising £35,000 for Sightsavers’ work in Pakistan through its Sprint for Sight campaign.
In Pakistan and Bangladesh, the Right to Health project worked with transgender communities to remove the barriers they face when accessing inclusive eye health services.