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A centre for disability studies at DU in the works


The proposal to set up a Centre for Disability Studies at Delhi University is one step closer to reality after a panel, formed to make recommendations for the centre, recently submitted its report to the Vice-Chancellor.

The centre will look into research, training and teaching of disability studies. The plans have been in the works for a couple of years now and is mandated by the Right of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016, said Anil Aneja, chairperson of the eight-member panel.

Mr. Aneja said the centre is not only meant for students with disabilities but also to encourage disability studies ...


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