Posts Tagged ‘UN Convention’

Inclusive School Health and Nutrition Programmes

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

According to the World Health Organisation, approximately 93 million children in the world – 1 in 20 children aged 14 or younger – have a moderate or severe disability. The majority of them live in low- and middle-income countries, are not enrolled in school and have very poor access to the most basic health and nutrition opportunities. Whether it is due to poor data or a lack of knowledge and understanding, school health and nutrition (SHN) policy makers and programmers have previously struggled to visualize this group and respond effectively to their needs. These children have been left behind.

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Japan: Government report backs inclusive education

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

Allfie recently hosted a party of visitors from Japan who had travelled to the UK to learn more about inclusive education from a UK perspective. The group included Government officials, teachers, parents and academics. (more…)