DEEPAK

Disability Education & Engagement Portal for Access to Knowledge


About Disability

To understand disability in India, the rights of the disabled, and the support from Government of India, it is critical to track the following:

DEEPAK: Disability Education & Engagement Portal for Access to Knowledge

National Digital Library of India (NDLI), a National Knowledge Asset, is a single window platform providing learning resources catering to immersive e-Learning in a Open and Inclusive manner. It is the largest Digital Library of India for education.

To attain the true inclusivity of education in keeping with the letter and spirit of National Education Policy (NEP) 2020, and to fulfill the commitments of the Nation towards open and inclusive education of people with disabilities as stated in The Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016; this Disability Knowledge Portal offers a special vertical for all information and resources regarding disabilities in India and across the world.

At present it has information on Blindness & Low Vision, Deafness and Hard of Hearing, and Autism Spectrum Disorder, only. More disability categories, including Locomotor Disability, Intellectual Disability, Learning Disability, and the like will be added over time.

Join NDLI to light the DEEPAK in the lives of the persons with disability - the 2.68 crore fellow citizens in India

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