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Disability News: South America Document List

  • Synopsis: This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World South America category.

Publication List:

NOTE: Though articles may have since been updated they are listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

  1. Counterfeit Contraceptives - 28% of Emergency Contraceptives Falsified or Substandard
    Survey of emergency contraceptive pills in Peru found that 28 percent of batches studied either substandard quality or falsified - Published: 2014-04-24
  2. Saying No to Sterilization of Disabled Children in Columbia
    Organizations reject decision of Colombian Constitutional Court allowing for sterilization of minors with disabilities without their consent - Published: 2014-03-21
  3. Canada Strengthens Ties With Brazil
    Agreement on Social Security between Canada and Brazil will coordinate pension benefits and provide retirement disability and survivor benefits to eligible Canadians and Brazilians - Published: 2011-08-09
  4. Brazil's Health Care System Expands Coverage
    Brazil has vastly expanded health care coverage improved the populations health and reduced many health inequalities but universal and equitable coverage remains elusive - Published: 2011-05-10
  5. Guarantee Women's Access to Health Care - Argentina
    Thousands of women and girls in Argentina suffer needlessly every year because of negligent or abusive reproductive health care - Published: 2010-10-17
  6. OAS Participates in Opening of New POETA Center in Peru
    The POETA Program objective is to provide access and training in the use of Information and Communication Technologies to people with disabilities to improve their education and job opportunities - Published: 2010-06-05


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