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Accessibility of Education to visually impaired in India

Mumbai, India
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India houses the largest blind population of the world approximating to nearly 15 million people. Currently, there are more than two million blind children in India, but only 5% of them receive any type of education. Most academic settings do not offer instruction and learning resources in a manner that is accessible to the visually impaired, as a result of which many blind individuals are unable to avail of their basic rights. In particular, the volume and range of study materials that are acce

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Mumbai, India

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Annie- World's First Braille Literacy Device

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Created by Avinash Kothuri

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Kibo: A one-stop solution to access any kind of Printed, Handwritten or Digital content through audio

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Created by Bonny Dave

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