Is the EU paying enough attention to needs of migrants and refugees with disabilities?

Is the EU paying enough attention to needs of migrants and refugees with disabilities?


The Syria and Iraq conflicts have resulted in the largest humanitarian crisis since World War II. Millions of people have been displaced from their homes, and quite often from access to healthcare and social services. This is particularly problematic for the most vulnerable or disadvantaged groups in society: the elderly, children, pregnant women and people with disabilities. Disabled people represent a very large minority, consisting of between one sixth and one fifth of the general population ...


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