June 8, 2023

DRI REPORT – Families Find a Way: Children with disabilities in war-torn Ukraine

Please read our newest report on families and children living in the midst of a war: “DRI asked more than 500 brave and courageous families living in Ukraine what they are now experiencing during the war and what they need. The war has worsened the widespread problems families have faced as they struggle with little […]

June 7, 2023

DRI Webinar – Families find a way: Children with disabilities in war-torn Ukraine

Hear them speak out Please join us for a webinar in Ukrainian and English*: 12-1:30pm ET/7-8:30pm in Ukraine June 8, 2023 Zoom Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84551268299 Recording of webinar will be posted once available. Disability Rights International (DRI) and Disability Rights Ukraine (DRU) release a report based on interviews and a survey of more than 500 families throughout […]

March 31, 2023

Stop Abduction of Ukrainian Children

In NYT, DRI President Calls for Protection of Ukrainian Families To the Editor: Re “Russia Signals Intention to Deport More Children” (news article, March 19): Many of the teens and toddlers abducted by Russia from Ukraine have been taken from orphanages, but are not orphans at all. They have parents and extended families. Most end […]

November 21, 2022

Senate Briefing & Reception

Celebrating International Day of Disability and the International Children with Disabilities Protection Act When:  Tuesday, December 6, 2022, 3:30-5 PM (please arrive early to go through security) Where: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room SDG-11, 50 Constitution Ave. NE Accessible visitor’s entrance: 1st & C St. NE Accommodations: Sign language will be available Reception:  Refreshments before/after […]