Exposing the protected: Ghana’s disability laws and the rights of disabled people

OCRAN, Joseph

Publication Date 

March 2019

This paper discusses the position that disabled people in Ghana continue to experience various forms of discrimination and social exclusion despite the fact that there are several anti-discriminatory laws that are meant to protect the rights of disabled people and facilitate their participation in mainstream social, political and economic activities


DISABILITY & SOCIETY 2019, VOL. 34, NO. 4, 663-668


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