The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are the first global goals to mention persons with disabilities and provide a clear message to ‘leave no one behind’. SDG4 seeks to ‘ensure inclusive,  equitable and quality education for all and promote lifelong learning’. Reaching this goal, as spelt out in the Education 2030 Framework for Action, is a big challenge with half of the world’s 65 million schoolaged children with disabilities out of school.

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