Has Disability Risen among the Elderly?

NEW DELHI, Jul 31 2017 (IPS) – The Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act 2016 (or RPD Act) is laudable in its intent and procedural detail, but mostly silent on disabilities among the elderly. Indeed, for this reason alone, it is arguable that its overarching goal—“The appropriate Government shall ensure that the persons with disabilities enjoy… Read More Has Disability Risen among the Elderly?