16 Days: Day 10

16dayslogo_bsl final December 3rd was the International Day of Persons with Disabilities and, as power works in intersectional and multidimensional ways, women with disabilities are especially at risk from violence. To raise awareness about this critical – and often overlooked – issue, Human Rights Watch has released a new report on Abuses against Women and Girls with Psychosocial or Intellectual Disabilities in Institutions in India. It’s a difficult but important read.


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