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UNESCO/Emir Jaber al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah Prize


The UNESCO/Emir Jaber al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah Prize to Promote Quality Education for Persons with Intellectual Disabilities is now open for submissions.

The prize is awarded every two years and it recognizes the work of individuals, organizations, groups and centres, with an impact on promoting equal education opportunities for persons with intellectual disabilities.

Deadline for applications: 13 September 2013

To submit a nomination please follow instructions in the guide for applications and download the submission form.

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