ICRC international cricket tournament for people with physical disabilities, Bangladesh 2015
People with disabilities often experience limited opportunities in society such as difficulties in access to health care, education, employment and even obstructions in living a normal family life. The ICRC Physical Rehabilitation Project helps disabled persons to regain their mobility to lead a dignified life and play an active role in the society.
As part of its social inclusion programmes all over the world the ICRC initiates sports activities for people with physical disabilities that are designed to strengthen the rehabilitation services in countries where the ICRC operates. In Bangladesh, cricket is a much loved and popular sport