ADD International, HelpAge International and Sightsavers

‘We Can Also Make a Change:’ Piloting Participatory Research with People with Disabilities and Older People in Bangladesh

This consortium of international and national partner organisations share a goal of reducing the social, economic and political exclusion of older people, people with disabilities and people with mental health issues. Through the We Can Also Make a Change project, people with disabilities, older people and people with mental health issues in Bangladesh, are identifying the problems associated with exclusion and are undertaking a cycle of research and action to explore those issues.

Research activities & outputs

Voices of the Marginalised Report Briefing: 'We can also make a change'

‘We can also make change’ is a collection of perspectives of marginalised people and those living in poverty, compiled in order to help ensure those voices are heard in post-2015 discussions.

The report has been produced by Sightsavers, HelpAge InternationalAlzheimer’s Disease International, ADD and the Institute of Development Studies (IDS).

This is the first report from the Voices of the Marginalised project. It shares the real-life stories of people with disabilities, older people and people with mental health issues in Bangladesh, gathered during 2012-13, using participatory research.

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