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The number of children with disabilities in Eastern Europe has tripled

The number of children with disabilities in Eastern Europe has tripled

The number of children with disabilities registered in the Eastern European states - including Romania - and in the former USSR tripled in the first ten years after the fall of the communist regime, a UNICEF report reveals.

The number of children with disabilities registered in the Eastern European states - including Romania - and in the former USSR tripled in the first ten years after the fall of the communist regime, a UNICEF report reveals.
In the year 2000, the number of children with disabilities reached 1.5 million, three times more than they were registered in 1990, adding a million unregistered children to them.
Source: The Truth