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The African Journal of Disability, the official journal of CRS, AfriNEAD and CEDRES, is published for the purpose of advancing scholarship in disability studies and rehabilitation sciences in a uniquely African context. Widely read by scholars, professionals and students, it encourages scholarly exchange between all disciplines and academics from both the developing and developed worlds to work towards the improvement of human development and its practices across the continent.

Editor-in-Chief: Leslie Swartz, Stellenbosch University, South Africa.

Affiliations: Centre for Rehabilitation Studies (South Africa), Center for Disability and Rehabilitation Studies (Ghana) and African Network for Evidence-to-Action in Disability (South Africa).

Latest articles

Original Research
Community stakeholders’ perspectives on the role of occupational therapy in primary healthcare: Implications for practice
Deshini Naidoo, Jacqueline Van Wyk, Robin Joubert
Vol 6 (2017), 12 pages
Published: 2017-02-28

Opinion papers
Practices and discourses of ubuntu: Implications for an African model of disability?
Maria Berghs
Vol 6 (2017), 8 pages
Published: 2017-01-31

Original Research
Access to health care for children with neural tube defects: Experiences of mothers in Zambia
Micah M. Simpamba, Patricia M. Struthers, Margaret M. Mweshi
Vol 5, No 1 (2016), 11 pages
Published: 2016-12-02


ISSN: 2223-9170 (print) | ISSN: 2226-7220 (online)

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