International

In this webcast, Anna Lucia Rago talks about the process and the partnerships required to develop a successful inclusive educational program in Brazil.
The trend in recent years has been for all children, including those with blindness or visual impairments, to attend their local schools. However, there are still many challenges to providing...
The links in this section are for websites of organizations and educational institutions that serve specific nations or regions of the world. They are often the agencies most familiar with the...
The links in this section feature international organizations with  information for families and educators who work with people who are blind, visually impaired, or deafblind and their...
The links in this section are for international or regional organizations with websites rich in information about blindness, visual impairment, or deafblindness. Some focus on eye health or...
In this section, policy makers will find practical advice for implementing and administering the education and community-based rehabilitation programs that support inclusion of people with...
The community-based rehabilitation model supports inclusion of people with disabilities in all community activities: education, family life, employment, and social activities. The articles in this...
The braille code is adaptable to any language. Here are resources about the Spanish version of braille.   Alfabeto Braille, FBU (Fundación Braille del Uruguay) This is an overview of the...
Because most children with disabilities in the developing world have no access to formal education, parents and families are critically important to their learning and development. The information...
The articles in this section summarize issues of blindness, visual impairment, deafblindness, and multiple disabilities that include blindness. These conditions present particular challenges when...
Famous People with Blindness or Visual Impairment
  Community-based rehabilitation (CBR) creates access to education and rehabilitation within the community, using predominantly local resources. The CBR approach is well suited to places that are...