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Technology and Disability: Trends and Opportunities in the Digital Economy in ASEAN

Editor(s)/Author(s) : - 15 November 2022
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This report examines the current and potential role of digital technology in fostering the inclusion and economic empowerment of people with disabilities in the ASEAN region. The opportunities brought about by new technologies for people with disabilities in terms of tech-enabled working environments, digital jobs, and education are discussed. The report concludes that – whilst technology is disrupting the status quo – action is needed by multiple stakeholders across ASEAN to fully realise the potential of technology to improve the lives of people with disabilities and to facilitate their inclusion. 

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Technology and Disability: Trends and Opportunities in the Digital Economy in ASEAN

Contents

Title page

Acknowledgements

Contents

List of Boxes and Tables

Introduction

Chapter 1 Overview of Disability, Inclusion, and Technology in the ASEAN Region

Chapter 2 Role of Technology in Addressing Challenges Faced by People with Disabilities

Chapter 3 Framework for Action

References

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