Making Disability-Inclusive Education a Priority: Sharing Experiences from The World Bank’s programs on Disability-Inclusive Education

Date: 16 Jun 2021
Time: 4:00pm - 5:15pm

Event Type: Webinar

Wednesday 16 June 2021, 10:00-11:15am EST, 4:00-5:15pm BST


This side event at the 14th Session of the Conference of State Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (COSP14) will bring together the learnings and experiences of operationalizing disability-inclusive education in low-income country contexts.
Charlotte McClain-Nhlapo, Global Disability Advisor, The World Bank
Shwetlena Sabarwal, Senior Economist, The World Bank (Nepal)
Mupuwaliywa Mupuwaliywa, The World Bank (Zambia)


Nancy Mendy, Principal Education Officer, Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education, The Gambia
Koli Banik, Senior Education Advisor, USAID

Emma Spicer, Head of the Girls’ Education Department, FCDO

Pratima GurungPresident, Nepal Indigenous Disabled Women Association (NIDWAN)


Ingo Wiederhofer, Practice Manager, Social Sustainability & Inclusion Global Unit, The World Bank.