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Acknowledgments

G3ict International Panel of Experts

The DARE Index was made possible by the original data received from experts members of the International Panel of the Dare Index Global Study representing 121 countries.

Our gratitude goes to Disabled People’s International (DPI) and to the individual respondents affiliated to DPI and other disability advocates who shared their views and written inputs for this edition of the global survey, including:

  • Algeria: Wahiba Laraba, Dehmeche Naima, Mnawar Khroubi, Sabrina Hosian

The Algerian Organization for People with Disabilities

  • Angola: Silva Lopez Etiambulo Agostinho

ANDA, Associação Nacional dos Deficientes Angolanos

  • Argentina: Alejandro C. Palermo Romera

Instituto Especializado en Derecho de Personas con Discapacidad, Colegio de Abogados de Rosario

  • Armenia: Karine Grigoryan

AGATE, Center for Women with Special Needs

  • Australia: Frank Hall-Bentick, Lauren Henley

AFDO, Australian Federation of Disability Organisations and Blind Citizens Australia

  • Austria: Klaus Hoeckner

HGB, Hilfsgemeinschaft d. Blinden und Sehschwachen Österreichs

  • Azerbaijan: Davud Rehimli

FICDP, The Society for International Cooperation of Disabled People of Azerbaijan and UDPO, Union of Disabled People Organizations of the Republic of Azerbaijan

  • Bangladesh: Ashiqur Rahman Amit

Innovation Garage (A Unique Place for Creative Accessible Technological Solution and Supply)

  • Belize: Eva Narcisa Middleton

BAPDA, Belize Assembly of Persons of Diverse Abilities

  • Benin: Henri Montcho

APISAAB, Asssociation pour la Promotion et l’Intégration Sociale des Aveugles et Amblyopes du Bénin

  • Bhutan: Sanga Dorji and Sonam Gyamtsho

DPAB, Disabled Persons' Association of Bhutan

  • Burundi: Eugène Nsabayesu and Alexis Hatungimana

FAPHB, Fédération desAssociations des Personnes Handicapées du Burundi and Union des Personnes Handicapées du Burundi

  • Camerun: Serge Kenne Urbain

ANAUMIC, Association Nationale des Aveugles Utilisateurs du Matériel Informatique du Cameroun

  • Chad: Djimnayel Robkedi

UNAPHT, Union Nationale des Associations des Personnes Handicapées du Tchad

  • Colombia: Mónica Isabel Hernández Ríos and Gustavo Alberto Hincapié Corrales

TECNOAYUDAS - Corporación Discapacidad Colombia

  • Congo, Democratic Republic of: Innocent Protais Zengba

CICPH, Centre Intercommunautaire Congolais pour les Personnes avec Handicap

  • Cote D'Ivoire: N’DE Sébastien

COPHCI, Confédération des Organisations des Personnes Handicapées de Côte d’Ivoire

  • Dominican Republic: Robert A. Almonte A.

CONADIS, Consejo Nacional de Discapacidad

  • Egypt, Arab Republic of: Ahmed Abady

The Association of 7 million PWDs

  • Fiji: Savaira Tinai

Fiji Disabled Peoples Federation

  • Gambia, The: Isatou Sanyang

Gambia Federation of the Disabled

  • Germany: Gottfried Zimmermann and Annika Nietzio

HDM, Stuttgart Media University and FTB, Forschungsinstitut Technologie und Behinderung

  • Ghana: Joshua Makubu, Alex Williams and Rita Kyeremaa Kusi

GFD, Ghana Federation of Disability Organisations

  • Guinea: François Moriba Dopavogui

FEGUIPAH, Fédération Guinéenne pour la Promotion des Associations de Personnes Handicapées

  • Guinea-Bissau: Ana Muscuta Turé

FADPD-GB, Federação das Associações de Defesa e Promoção dos Direitos das Pessoas com Deficiencia na Guiné-Bissau

  • Guyana: Ganesh Singh

Guyana Council of Organizations for Persons with Disabilities

  • Haiti: Rose May L. Legouté

RANIPH, Réseau Associatif National pour l’Intégration des Personnes Handicapées

  • India: Shilpi Kapoor

BarrierBreak

  • Indonesia: Nuah P Tarigan

GPDLI, Indonesia Leprosy and Disability Care Movement

  • Iraq: Elhassan Ali Abdelrahman

Short People Development Organization, Tagammo’a Nahdat Qesar Elqama

  • Israel: Yuval Wagner

Access Israel

  • Italy: Mauro Zampolini and Francesca Gimigliano

SIMFER, Italian Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine

  • Lao PDR: Thongchanh Inthachak

Lao Disabled People’s Association

  • Lebanon: Farah lcheikh Ali

Lebanese Physical Handicapped Union

  • Lesotho: Nkhasi Sefuthi

Lesotho National Federation of Organisations of the Disabled

  • Madagascar: Razaka Ralphine

PFPH, Federations of People with Disabilities

  • Malawi: Sekerani E Kufakwina

FEDOMA, The Federation of Disability Organizations in Malawi

  • Malaysia: Wong Yoon Loong

Malaysian Confederation of the Disabled

  • Mali: Moctar Ba

FEMAPH, Fédération Malienne des Association de Personnes Handicapées

  • Malta: Stanley Debono

FITA, Foundation for ICT Accessibility

  • Mauritania: Aminetou Mohamed Elmokhtar

Mauritanian Association for Women with Disabilities

  • Mauritius: Nalini Ramasamy

Voice of Disabled Peoples' International, DPI

  • Mexico: Raúl Hernández Alcalá

Confederación Mexicana de Limitados Físicos y Representantes de Deficientes Mentales A.C.

  • Morocco: Ahmed Berkia

Moroccan Union of Organizations for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

  • Myanmar: Soe Moe Oo

Myanmar Independent Living Initiative

  • Namibia: Linekela Paul Nanyeni

The Namibian Nation Association of the Deaf

  • Nepal: Shudarson Subedi

National Federation of the Disabled - Nepal

  • Nicaragua: Wilber Torres Morales

DPI, Disabled Peoples' International, Nicaragua

  • Norway: Weiqin Chen

Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences

  • Pakistan: M. Atif Sheikh

STEP, Special Talent Exchange Program

  • Palau: Villaney Remengesau, Tessy Nobuo and Natus Misech

OMEKESANG

  • Palestine, State of: Awad Ebayat

Palestinian General Union for Persons with Disabilities

  • Panama: José Batista Gutiérrez

ANPI, Asociacion Nacional De Personas Impedidas

  • Peru: Ricardo Alberto Zevallos Arévalo

CONFENADIP, Confederación Nacional de Personas con Discapacidad del Perú

  • Philippines

National Council on Disability Affairs

  • Poland: Jacek Zadrożny and Monika Szczygielska

Widzialni Foundation

  • Portugal: Sandra Costa

APD, Associação Portuguesa de Deficientes

  • Saint Lucia: Merphilus James

NCPD Inc., National Council of & for Persons with Disabilities

  • Senegal: Yatma Fall

FSAPH, Federation Senegalaise des Associations de Personnes Handicapees

  • Sierra Leone: Solomon Sabondo

Disability Awareness Action Group

  • Singapore: Marissa Medjeral-Mills

Disabled People’s Association

  • South Africa: Phosa Mashangoane

Phosamash Consulting (Pty) Ltd.

  • South Sudan: Henry Legge

South Sudan National Platform for Persons with Disabilities

  • Spain: Jesus Hernandez Galan

Fundacion ONCE

  • Sudan: Mohammed Gaafar Osman

Edrak Organization for PWD

  • Sweden: Pelle Kölhed

The Swedish Disability Rights Federation

  • Tajikistan: Anora Mushkieva

National Union of Disabled People of Tajikistan

  • Togo: N’Kekpo Koffi Mensah Dodzi

FETAPH, Fédération Togolaise des Associations de Personnes Handicapées

  • Trinidad and Tobago

Consortium of Disability Organisations

  • Tunisia: Arbi Chouikh

Tunisian Organization for the Defense of Rights of Persons with Disabilities

  • Tuvalu

Taupaka Fusi Alofa Association

  • United Kingdom: Robin Spinks

RNIB, Royal National Institute of Blind People

  • Uzbekistan: Oybek Isakov

Society of Disabled People of Uzbekistan

  • Viet Nam: Huynh Ngoc Hong Nhung

Can Tho Association of People with Disabilities

  • Zambia: Patience Kanguma

Zambia Federation of Disability Organizations