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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 low, middle and high income countries 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).

Now included in PubMed Central® (PMC)

AOSIS is proud to announce that the African Journal of Disability is now included in PubMed Central® (PMC). PMC is a free full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health's National Library of Medicine (NIH/NLM). The current edition of the journal, as well as archives dating back to 2012, can be found at PMC. View the PMC profile.

Latest articles

Original Research
Adaptation of the curriculum for the inclusion of learners with special education needs in selected primary schools in the Fort Beaufort District
Toyin M. Adewumi, Symphorosa Rembe, Jenny Shumba, Adeola Akinyemi
Vol 6 (2017), 5 pages
Published: 2017-10-11

Original Research: Wheelchair-related topics for less-resourced environments (LREs)
Development of wheelchair caster testing equipment and preliminary testing of caster models
Anand Mhatre, Joseph Ott, Jonathan Pearlman
Vol 6 (2017), 16 pages
Published: 2017-09-28

Original Research: Wheelchair-related topics for less-resourced environments (LREs)
Wheelchair accessibility to public buildings in the Kumasi metropolis, Ghana
Cosmos Yarfi, Evans Y.K. Ashigbi, Emmanuel K. Nakua
Vol 6 (2017), 8 pages
Published: 2017-09-28


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

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