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Using a Human Rights-Based Approach to Disability in Disaster Management Initiatives

By Janet Njelesani, Shaun Cleaver, Myroslava Tataryn and Stephanie Nixon

Submitted: April 8th 2011Reviewed: November 20th 2011Published: March 2nd 2012

DOI: 10.5772/32319

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Janet Njelesani, Shaun Cleaver, Myroslava Tataryn and Stephanie Nixon (March 2nd 2012). Using a Human Rights-Based Approach to Disability in Disaster Management Initiatives, Natural Disasters, Sorin Cheval, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/32319. Available from:

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