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Labor potential of youth for the development of ecology in the digital economy

Anna Balabanova, Svetlana Petrova, Vita Fomenko, Nadezhda Keschyan, V. Kankhva
2021 E3S Web of Conferences  
development of digital technologies in the economy.  ...  The main modern factors are highlighted: population aging; disproportionate distribution of the number of young people by country; the quality of youth vocational training and education; high speed of  ...  It is important for environmental management to create a youth employment policy that takes into account the rapid changes in the world of work in a digital world and an aging population.  ... 
doi:10.1051/e3sconf/202125806048 fatcat:cta7h6y46bgdpf3qqs6axc6it4

How Disability Income Benefits Affect Employment for Persons with Disabilities in China: An Impairment-Based Work Disability Assessment Perspective

Yuling Hao, Rikui Xiao
2022 International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health  
Reconciling the potentially conflicting goals between income benefits and employment has become one of the key issues in international disability policy for working-age persons with disabilities.  ...  income benefits affect employment for persons with disabilities in China.  ...  for dibao eligibility excluded persons with disabilities from formal employment, but included them in informal employment, particularly in the digital economy.  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijerph19063428 pmid:35329116 pmcid:PMC8951574 fatcat:sv4a5nutovhcrgfvzn7johqqmi

The association between employment status and health among British adults with and without intellectual impairments: cross-sectional analyses of a cohort study

Eric Emerson, Chris Hatton, Susannah Baines, Janet Robertson
2018 BMC Public Health  
Our aim is to determine whether the association between employment status and health is similar for adults with and adults without intellectual impairment.  ...  When compared with participants in employment the prevalence of poorer self rated health and mental health was higher among participants with and without intellectual impairment who were in the economically  ...  Funding Public Health England funded the research, but played no role in the design of the study, analysis and interpretation of data or in the writing of the manuscript.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s12889-018-5337-5 pmid:29587712 pmcid:PMC5870818 fatcat:spbn64ef2jdpnlfuxeai7iv2sy

Working with hearing impairment in Australia: policies and their impact

Michele Nealon
2013 Work : A journal of Prevention, Assesment and rehabilitation  
The Employment Assistance Fund (EAF) provides assistance to employers of people with disability by reimbursing employers for the costs involved in work related modifications [14] .  ...  The impacts of hearing impairment in the workplace In Australia, people with hearing impairment are 6.8% less likely to be in paid employment than those without hearing impairment [4] .  ... 
doi:10.3233/wor-131744 pmid:24004799 fatcat:lehouhwddzfo5ntrukq7up4qgu

The association between non-standard employment, job insecurity and health among British adults with and without intellectual impairments: Cohort study

Eric Emerson, Chris Hatton, Janet Robertson, Susannah Baines
2018 SSM: Population Health  
people with intellectual impairments.  ...  The association between employment conditions and health was similar for British adults with and without intellectual impairments.  ...  At age 10, the first extracted component accounted for 59% of the variance of initial eigenvalues with all tests loading positively on the component (loading range 0.55 for BAS Digit Recall to 0.88 for  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.ssmph.2018.02.003 pmid:29468188 pmcid:PMC5814362 fatcat:vuo3diyqrrcfnizhuvmfvn5npq

Web Accessibility and Digital Businesses: The Potential Economic Value of Portuguese People with Disability

Tânia Rocha, Maximino Bessa, Ramiro Gonçalves, Emanuel Peres, Luís Magalhães
2012 Procedia Computer Science  
It aims to emphasize their disabilities and ageing evolution, potential value in the digital business and design awareness for inclusion for improve the quality of life of people with disabilities.  ...  The lack of data in Portugal is a crucial problem for a full characterization and thus a full digital integration for people with disabilities.  ...  basic monthly salary; employability rate; which are the disability subsidies in Portugal for these group of people and which are the subsidies amounts per age and type of disability; in which kind of  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.procs.2012.10.007 fatcat:veprweeinvh43bym7hbl74lcle

Employment outcomes and experiences of people with seeing disability in Canada: An analysis of the Canadian Survey on Disability 2017

Shikha Gupta, Mahadeo Sukhai, Walter Wittich, Catherine Haighton
2021 PLoS ONE  
Many individuals with disabilities face barriers to meaningful employment. Legislation has been put in place to ensure employment equity for individuals with disabilities in Canada.  ...  It is important for governments to improve efforts towards inclusive education and develop strategies that promote digital literacy of employees and job seekers with visual impairments.  ...  Acknowledgments The authors acknowledge the support received from the Queen's Research Data Centre for providing access to the StatsCan data to conduct this project work.  ... 
doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0260160 pmid:34843553 pmcid:PMC8629233 fatcat:s5g4ohk3bfezzlvmm5sbs536xm

Effects of Social Implementation Education for Assistive Device Engineers at NIT (KOSEN) through the Development of a Digital Reading Device for the Visually Impaired

Kimiyasu Kiyota, Takaaki Ishibashi, Manabu Shimakawa, Kazuyuki Ito
2022 Sensors  
However, Japan is facing the challenge of a rapidly aging society, and the digital transformation of assistive device development for people with disabilities has not been adequately addressed.  ...  There are many people with disabilities in the world, including the visually impaired, the hearing impaired, and the physically impaired.  ...  Informed Consent Statement: Informed consent was obtained from all subjects involved in the study. Data Availability Statement: Not Applicable.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s22031047 pmid:35161794 pmcid:PMC8839832 fatcat:pqfpc5uuuvh53msydexxbhsale

Designing Technology for Aging and Disability

Shelia Cotten
2020 Innovation in aging  
The first talk will highlight the important role technology can play in helping persons with cognitive and /or physical impairment in the workplace.  ...  The final talk focuses on the intersection of technology, cognitive impairment, and leisure, and explores engagement with digital games by older adults with and without dementia.  ...  The first talk will highlight the important role technology can play in helping persons with cognitive and /or physical impairment in the workplace.  ... 
doi:10.1093/geroni/igaa057.3175 fatcat:vyxelkvtkveevaeotjjk2keo2u

The Benefits of and Barriers to Computer use for Individuals who are Visually Impaired

Elaine Gerber
2003 Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness  
For the population of working-age adults (25-60 year olds in 2001), the survey indicated that visually impaired people used computers more often than did nondisabled, sighted individuals for the following  ...  Although NTIA's sample was large enough to include an estimate for visually impaired individuals, the number it reported does not necessarily represent the situation for most people with visual impairments  ...  Independent of the issue of visual impairments, this point demonstrates that in the information age, employment and computer literacy go hand in hand.  ... 
doi:10.1177/0145482x0309700905 fatcat:2vqe7laevbbyfhmycjnekcxcpy

A Discussion on E-Governance Initiatives for Disabled Citizens

Mukund C. Mehta
2020 International Journal for Research in Applied Science and Engineering Technology  
The paper begins with a brief introduction to the benefits of ICT for disabled citizens and provides a snapshot of select E-governance implementations in India and abroad.  ...  This paper seeks to explore the current challenges before the persons with disabilities and how those challenges could be overcome through better understanding of their needs.  ...  They also have tactile surfaces (in Japanese) and audio help for people with vision impairment.  ... 
doi:10.22214/ijraset.2020.6332 fatcat:indxnbo4trhidjqa5gfsojaajm

Common mental illness in people with sensory impairment: results from the 2014 adult psychiatric morbidity survey

Natalie Shoham, Gemma Lewis, Sally McManus, Claudia Cooper
2019 BJPsych Open  
We found no evidence of an increased treatment gap for people with sensory impairment.  ...  Adjusted mean CIS-R score was 1.86 points higher in people with hearing impairment compared with those without (95% CI 1.30–2.42, P<0.001).  ...  Acknowledgements We would like to thank NHS Digital for granting us permission to use the APMS data.  ... 
doi:10.1192/bjo.2019.81 pmid:31685070 pmcid:PMC6854354 fatcat:6kqgpgfnfzejhdmppov33aqcvy

Australia's missing accessible information and communications technology procurement policy

Wayne Hawkins
2011 Telecommunications Journal of Australia  
the employment opportunities in the public sector for people with disability would increase.  ...  With more people living with disability in public sector employment there will be greater awareness and employment opportunities within the private sector for people living with disability.  ... 
doi:10.7790/tja.v61i2.198 fatcat:c74fpqohqbgjlp2vmbnn6jii6q

Correlation between cognitive abilities and social functioning in patients with multiple sclerosis

Krasimir Genov, Maria Dimitrova
2022 Folia Medica  
Cognitive impairment has been found in all stages and subtypes of multiple sclerosis (MS). It has a broad negative impact on the lives of people with MS independent of physical symptoms.  ...  Disability was assessed with the Expanded Disability Status Scale (EDSS). The employment status was appraised in interviews with the subjects.  ...  The Digit Span subtest can be scored as one summary value (this is the score which is age-normed and contributes to summary scores in the Wechsler tests), or separately for forwards and backwards performance  ... 
doi:10.3897/folmed.64.e58611 fatcat:3ox6dxfaljb3fdohcwtjjebo6q

The Without Frontiers Digital Literacy Project

Sérgio Tavares
2021 IASL Annual Conference Proceedings  
Good practices for the accessibility of people with Special Needs, through assistive and adaptive technologies.  ...  and edition of Digital Talking Book and website accessibility content under DAISY specifications; an official training and certification program in ICT basic skills.  ...  The incipience of Special Reading services in district Public and School Libraries and on the other hand the possibility to achieve internal synergies and a public-private partnership, representative in  ... 
doi:10.29173/iasl7935 fatcat:eheqozdbqngpjlgm5uodfnlnge
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