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Empowerment Cafe Weekly Bulletin 5-11 September 2015
AUSTRALIA: Disability Action Week Gets Underway 13-19 September 2015
www.thechronicle.com.au

THAILAND: Crown Prince Designs Special Modified Bike for Boy with Disability
www.bangkokpost.com

WORLD: Antipsychotics Inappropriately Prescribed to Persons with Intellectual Disabilities
www.sciencedaily.com

BRUNEI: Mobility Camp for Persons with Disabilities Sees First Success
www.bt.com.bn

WORLD: French Woman Allergic to Wi-Fi, Gets Disability Grant
www.thailandroad.com/blog

JAPAN: 28 Municipalities, Businesses Receive Japan's First Toilet Awards for Improved and Accessible Facilities
www.kyodonews.net

BANGLADESH: Bangladesh Garment Sector to Hire Workers with Autism
www.autismdailynewscast.com

AUSTRALIA: Free Classes to Boost Disability Workers Ahead of NDIS Shakeup
www.smh.com.au

WORLD: Dear Parents of Children with Disabilities, It Gets Better
www.thedailybeast.com

WORLD: What Every Parent Should Know About Autism Screening
www.health.usnews.com

AUSTRALIA: Parents Lament Lack of Disability-Friendly Rides at Melbourne Show
www.abc.net.au

FIJI: Persons with Disabilities 'Want Their Voices Heard'
www.fijitimes.com

VIETNAM: Vietnamese with Disabilities Gain Professional Skills, Jobs
www.usaid.gov

WORLD: The Social Security Disability Fund is Disabled (COMMENTARY)
www.cnbc.com

WORLD: Rise in Disability Benefits for Children with Mental Disorders Consistent with Population Trends
www.sciencedaily.com

BANGLADESH: Disability Can’t Keep Down Talent
www.justnewsbd.com

SINGAPORE: Different Abilities, Same Desire
www.straitstimes.com/sport

WORLD: Early Flu Treatment Reduces Hospitalization Time, Disability Risk in Older People
www.medicalxpress.com

WORLD: How Persons with Autism Helped Shape the Modern World
www.wired.com

MYANMAR: Lifeworks Mankato Celebrates 15 years of Helping Persons with Disabilities Find Jobs
www.myanmarnews.net

SINGAPORE: Disability Toilets More About Lowering Barriers
www.disabledpeoplesassociation.wordpress.com

CHINA: Hong Kong, China Wheelchair & Disabled Accessibility Travel Guideline (VIDEO)
www.travelsuperplace.com

WORLD: Working with Families Touched by Autism, a Most Frustrating, Rewarding Job
www.centralmaine.com

WORLD: First Responders Attend Autism Training
www.fox7austin.com

WORLD: Children With Disabilities in Russia Face Discrimination
www.hrw.org/news

BANGLADESH: Persons with Disabilities can Contribute to Society
www.theindependentbd.com

AFGHANISTAN: Disabled Cricketers Beat Host Bangladesh in Five Nations T20
www.1tvnews.af

FIJI: Literacy is for Everyone, Including Persons with Disabilities
www.thefijinews.net

NEW ZEALAND: Work on Disability Access to Lake Puketirini Begins
www.stuff.co.nz

INDIA: State Disability Activist Receives Ashoka Samman
www.tribuneindia.com

SINGAPORE: Paralympian Cancer Survivor Begins 50-Hour Endurance Feat for Charity and SG50
www.straitstimes.com

INDIA: Disability and Homelessness Do Not Deter This Activist from Filing RTIs in Delhi
www.dnaindia.com

AUSTRALIA: Disability Action Week Now Includes Filmmaking Workshop
www.warwickdailynews.com.au

JAPAN: 'Standing Out' as a Disabled Foreigner
www.bbc.com/news

AUSTRALIA: Photographic Portrait Project Alters Realities for Persons with Disabilities
www.abc.net.au

WORLD: Global Disability Inclusion and FTL MODA Partner to Build Visibility of Disabled Models
www.prnewswire.com

WORLD: Autism Cases Among Younger Children on the Rise, But Reason Still Unclear
www.abc.net.au/news

BANGLADESH: Children with Disabilities Demand Friendly Schools
www.thedailystar.net

WORLD: How  ‘Best Practices ‘ are Vastly Overated in Today’s Educational Environment
www.huffingtonpost.com

MALAYSIA: Page for Persons with Disabilities
www.sites.google.com

NEW ZEALAND: CCS Disability Action Welcomes Partial Victory
www.scoop.co.nz/stories

INDIA: Disability Census Till 11 September 2015
www.newindianexpress.com

SINGAPORE: Quietly, They Build a Team to Play a New Sport from Scratch
www.straitstimes.com/sport

INDIA: ‘Believe You Can Overcome Physical Disability by Mental Strength and Positive Mindset’
www.thehindu.com

VIETNAM: Saigon Church Launches Scholarships and Free Courses for Poor, Kids with Disabilities
www.asianews.it

WORLD: 6-Year-Old with Autism Threatened with Year-Long Suspension for Speaking Out of Turn
www.ijreview.com

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