Disability legislation and policy

Action on Access: the national co-ordination team for widening participation in higher education

Action on Access

Asia and Pacific Journal on Disability

European Blind Union, ‘Professional integration of blind people in France’ DisabledPeople/ fs/ en

United Nations, ‘Overview of international legal frameworks for disability legislation’ esa/ socdev/ enable/ disovlf.htm

US Department of Justice, ‘A guide to disability rights laws’ crt/ ada/ cguide.htm

US Government – Americans with Disabilities website

Disability statistics

United Nations Statistics Division, ‘Human functioning and disability’

USA National Center for Health Statistics, Surveys and data collection systems


The Disabled People's Association, Singapore

Remploy website

World Health Organization, ‘Disabilities’

World Health Organisation



CSR Europe (undated) ‘Disability: facts and figures’ [online], Brussels, CSR Europe, (Accessed 14 August 2007).

National Disability Team (2000–2005) ‘Statistics – On Course’, Chelmsford, National Disability Team, (Accessed 14 August 2007).