Disability in Syria

8th March 2017
Author: Stephen Thompson

This rapid review is based on 5 days of desk-based research. It is designed to provide a brief overview of the key issues, and a summary of pertinent evidence found within the time permitted. The literature was identified using two methods. Firstly, a number of experts were identified and contacted. They were asked to provide comments, references and information relevant to this query. Their comments are listed under the ‘Comments from Experts’ section. Secondly, a non-systematic internet based search was undertaken find evidence on disability in Syria.

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Thompson, S. (2017). Disability in Syria. K4D Helpdesk Report. Brighton, UK: Institute of Development Studies.


8th March 2017


Continent: Asia

Country: Syria