Related photos
of 2
Reference : V-P-ET-E-00201
Date : 03/12/2013
Country/Region : ETHIOPIA
Caption : Tigray region, Mekelle. Disabled people playing basketball with wheelchairs provided by the ICRC.
Photographer : s.n.
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : ICRC website article 31.10.2014
The ICRC continues to provide supplies and financial and technical support for seven physical rehabilitation centres to enable people with physical disabilities to regain mobility, lead their lives in dignity, and play an active role in society. This year, it helped set up physical rehabilitation centres in Assosa, Gambella and Nekempte which will provide services in western regions.
From January to September:
*4,266 people with physical disabilities had access to free rehabilitation services;
*15 new students and nine previous graduates were given primary and advanced prosthetic and orthotic training.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 3872x2592
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour