UNICEF estimates 10% of India's population suffers from some form of disability.

Roughly half of this population has an additional disability

Fewer than one in 10 children with visual impairment go to school
Because disability has been traditionally viewed as a stigma, disabled people are among the most marginalized members of society. Children with disabilities are typically viewed as inferior and thus denied access to the most basic human rights, including healthcare and education, condemning many to chronic poverty and begging.

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Indian American Education Foundation (IAEF) was created in May 2000, out of our belief that education, along with economic power, is the most viable means to promote a world of peace, prosperity, and harmony.

IAEF supports educational programs both in India and in the US. It is run jointly by Directors who provide guidance and advice, Trustees who provide financial support to our projects and activities, and Associates who volunteer their time and talent to run our programs and activities.


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