Research

Collaborative Research with Indonesian Researchers

Move it 2020: Innovative Solutions to Unlock Access to Financial Institution for People with Disability in Eastern Indonesia This research investigates physical barriers and societal attitudes that prevent people with disabilities to access financial institution in Gorontalo province in eastern Indonesia. Various reports indicate there are about 27 million Indonesians living with disabilities. The latest…

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The impact of Covid-19 on access and inclusion for people with disabilities in Indonesia’s higher education

Researcher:Slamet Thohari, Dina Afrianty, Tommy H. Firmanda, Mahalli Research objectives This research aims to capture the experiences of students with disabilities in Indonesia in doing online learning during the Covid-19 pandemic. It will investigate how government institutions and tertiary educational institutions make adjustments to accommodate the need of students who have disabilities. This research will…

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Persons with disabilities’ financial literacy and access to financial services

Slamet Thohari, Faculty of Social and Political Sciences, Universitas Brawijaya Ulfah Fatmala Rizky, Faculty of Social and Political Sciences, Universitas 17 Agustus 1945 Jakarta DOI: https://doi.org/10.24914/jeb.v24i1.3675 Keywords: persons with disabilities, financial literacy, financial services, accessibility Abstract Persons with disabilities often face various obstacles in accessing financial services. This condition is caused by the lack of financial literacy…

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Kesejahteraan Penyandang Disabilitas Selama Pandemi

Diskusi online ini diselenggarakan oleh Tirto.id bersama Badan Nasional Penanggulangan Bencana pada Jum’at, 4 Desember 2020. Diskusi ini menghadirkan Slamet Thohari, Indonesian Chair of AIDRAN yang juga Sosiolog Disabilitas & dosen di Universitas Brawijaya. Ign. L. Adhi Bhaskara, Manajer Riset Tirto.id, sebagai penanggap dan Joan Aurelia, jurnalis Tirto.id, sebagai moderator.

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Masih ada gap signifikan dalam aksesibilitas media bagi komunitas tuli di Indonesia

Mahalli, Universitas Brawijaya Untuk berpartisipasi di ruang publik dan kehidupan sehari-hari, komunitas tuli membutuhkan juru bahasa isyarat dan teks bantuan untuk mengakses informasi audio-visual. Namun, survei terbaru kami bersama Pusat Studi Layanan Disabilitas (PSLD) Universitas Brawijaya dan Australia-Indonesia Disability Research and Advocacy Network (AIDRAN) – yang saat ini masih dalam tahap penerbitan – menemukan bahwa…

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