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News, comment, stories and discussion from Sense International staff around the world.
7 November 2013 | 19 comments | Last comment on 5 January 2018 | Posted by Stevie Kent
Programme Manager Stevie Kent visited our Uganda programme in October and spent a day visiting the deafblind unit at St Marks VII School in Bwanda.
31 October 2013 | 0 comments | Posted by James Thornberry
Just over a week ago James Thornberry went to visit our office in Peru and to meet with Government officials to talk about the expansion of our work in South America.
28 October 2013 | 0 comments | Posted by Lucy Drescher
It is essential for the estimated one billion people with disabiliies people in the world that they are not forgotten in what follows on from the MDGs and today the UK Government showed that they share this ambition.
24 October 2013 | 22 comments | Last comment on 16 December 2017 | Posted by Edwin Osundwa
Edwin Osundwa, our Country Representative in Kenya, writes about a project to develop a curriculum for deafblind children who are not in school.
18 October 2013 | 172 comments | Last comment on 19 January 2018 | Posted by Steve Rose
Steve Rose, Head of Children's Services at Sense UK, writes about his visit to Lima to address the Peruvian Ministry of Education's International Conference on Inclusive Education.
2 October 2013 | 0 comments | Posted by Lucy Drescher
Fifteen per cent of the world's population lives with a disability (World Health Organisation World Report on Disability 2011), yet in the current Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) there isn't a single mention of disability.
1 September 2013 | 18 comments | Last comment on 19 August 2017 | Posted by Leona Forsyth
New Sense International Trustee Leona Forsyth writes about her visit to our Kenya office.
First published: Friday 7 June 2013
Last updated: Thursday 18 September 2014