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«Progetto di Vita» and Universal Design for Persons with Disabilities.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Studies in health technology and informatics [Stud Health Technol Inform] 2022 Sep 02; Vol. 297, pp. 201-208.

Abstract: «Progetto di Vita» ("PdV" Life Project) represents the crucial element to design and build the Quality of Life of persons with disabilities, in coherence with the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. In Italy, Law no. 112/16 identi...

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Universal Design in Housing in Australia: An Example of People Power.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Studies in health technology and informatics [Stud Health Technol Inform] 2022 Sep 02; Vol. 297, pp. 151-158.

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Abstract: This paper follows three previous ones which have reflected on the grass-roots campaign in Australia to mandate a basic access standard in all new housing. The original negotiations with government and the housing industry for this reform were at first...

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Healthcare Insights: Evaluating the Access to the Italian Healthcare System.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Studies in health technology and informatics [Stud Health Technol Inform] 2022 May 25; Vol. 294, pp. 709-710.

Abstract: The Italian health system is organised on a regional basis and services are provided by both public and private operators, affecting the planning of services, access to services by citizens and their health rights. The creation of an observatory monito...

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The Potential of an Artificial Intelligence for Disability Advocacy: The WikiDisability Project.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Studies in health technology and informatics [Stud Health Technol Inform] 2021 May 27; Vol. 281, pp. 1025-1026.

Abstract: Human rights monitoring for people with disabilities is in urgent need for disability data that is shared and available for local and international disability stakeholders (e.g., advocacy groups). Our aim is to use a Wikibase for editing, integrating, ...

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Exploring the right to work among persons with disabilities: The role of labor-oriented values.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Work (Reading, Mass.) [Work] 2020; Vol. 67 (1), pp. 193-202.

Abstract: Background: The UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) assumes that persons with disabilities have similar rights, motivations to work and personal values as those without disabilities.Objective: The article examines the corrob...

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Spatial (E)quality from a User Perspective.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Studies in health technology and informatics [Stud Health Technol Inform] 2018; Vol. 256, pp. 743-751.

Abstract: Universal Design (UD) has gained global significance and is in the process of being interpreted and institutionalised in the Nordic Region. Hence a broader understanding of the theoretical basis and practical architectural applicability of UD is advanc...

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A Practitioner's Universal Design Approach Making a Difference to Distressed Assets in Sri Lanka.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Studies in health technology and informatics [Stud Health Technol Inform] 2018; Vol. 256, pp. 728-734.

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Abstract: Prescriptive and retrospective accessibility regulations, a rich architectural and cultural history, recent civil war and a distressed asset base make for considerable challenges. This paper describes how universal design principles formed the foundati...

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From the Ground Up: Establishing a Centre for Universal Design in Australia.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Studies in health technology and informatics [Stud Health Technol Inform] 2018; Vol. 256, pp. 457-463.

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Abstract: The universal design movement arrived in Australia well before the turn of the century. A handful of individuals, often working as lone voices, are doing their best to incorporate the concepts into their everyday work and promote the concepts more wide...

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Assistive Technology for an Inclusive Society for People with Intellectual Disability.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Studies in health technology and informatics [Stud Health Technol Inform] 2017; Vol. 242, pp. 805-812.

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Abstract: People with intellectual disability (ID), are some of the most stigmatized and marginalized social groups. Ongoing global initiatives such as the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCPD) and Strategic Development Goa...

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Ensuring Universal Access to Eye Health in Urban Slums in the Global South: The Case of Bhopal (India).

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Studies in health technology and informatics [Stud Health Technol Inform] 2016; Vol. 229, pp. 302-13.

Abstract: Sightsavers is an international organisation working with partners in over 30 countries to eliminate avoidable blindness and help people with disabilities participate more fully in society. In the context of its Urban Eye Health Programme in Bhopal (In...

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