Empowering Women with Disabilities in Northern Ghana

Date
2011
Authors
Naami, Augustina
Hayashi, Reiko
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University of Hawaii at Manoa -- Center on Disability Studies
Abstract
Women with disabilities in Ghana experience the triple disadvantage of sexism, ableism, and poverty, curtailing their visibility in society and their access to rights and sustenance. This article describes a program implemented to empower women with disabilities in Northern Ghana, the country's poorest region.
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Ghana, women with disabilities, empowerment
Citation
Naami, A. & Hayashi, R. (2011). Empowering Women with Disabilities in Northern Ghana. Review of Disability Studies: An International Journal, 7(2).
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