Private sector employment in developing countries

Private sector companies can play a key role in challenging the widely held view that the only opportunity for people with disabilities in developing countries to obtain a livelihood is through self-employment in the informal economy. An effective way to do so is the establishment and promotion of employers-led national business and disability networks, as has been achieved in countries like Bangladesh, Indonesia, Peru and Zambia.

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Murteza Rafi Kahn on the Bangladesh Business and Disability Network

Murteza Rafi Kahn, Co-Chair of the Executive Committee of the Bangladesh Business and Disability Network which is a member of the ILO Global Business and Disability Network, on the business case of disability inclusion.