What Would You Do? Is Disability God’s Design? (Part Three)
Maybe you have seen the statistics. Have you have turned a blind eye? Perhaps you have noticed but are crippled by “the facts.”
Ponder this with me for a moment.
- Eighty percent of people with disabilities live in developing countries.
- One in ten children worldwide has special needs, while one in five of the world’s poorest has special needs.
- Special needs may cause children to suffer discrimination, abuse and exploitation. These children are more at risk of violence.
- There are an estimated 153 million orphans in the world today. 15 million have special needs
(UNICEF, The World Bank, Forum on public policy, UNAIDS, WHO)
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