Conflict Zones Are Even Harder To Escape For Those With Disabilities
Those who do escape get less care in refugee camps than their able-bodied counterparts.By Melissa Prax | September 11, 2016
As millions flee from violence and conflict zones around the world, those with disabilities are often neglected.
"If I were able to walk, they wouldn't have left me," a Central African Republic girl with polio told Human Rights Watch.
Violence in conflict zones leaves even more people with disabilities, and they don't always know how to get help for their injuries.