Estimating the number of people with disabilities worldwide at 1 billion or 15 percent of the world’s population, a report from the World Health Organization and the World Bank, released earlier this month confirms something that intuitively we all knew: Disability is a major issue on a global scale. Yet another reason for our multinational corporations to take this issue seriously in their workforces, workplaces and marketplaces around the world. Remember, Springboard can help.
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