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Articles from the Sierra Leone Writers’ Workshop

ADDRESSING THE CAUSES AND CONSEQUENCES OF DISABILITY IN SIERRA LEONE By Maada J.  FuadPWDs encounter a lot of consequences, such as discrimination and abandonment,   labelling them by their disabilities like cripple, one-legged man, one-eyed woman and so on…………… Click Here to download CHALLENGES VISUALLY IMPAIRED CHILDREN GO THROUGH WHEN THEY LACK SOCIAL SUPPORT By Alex N’gbanthan SesayVisual impairment is prevalent among ...

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Articles from the Uganda Writers’ Workshop

ENABLING THE DISABILITY COMMUNITY TO FULL PARTICIPATE IN WORSHIP IN PUBLIC PLACES By Miiro MichaelThe right to association and religious participation in Uganda is a human right to everyone, Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) inclusive………….. Click Here to download PARENTING CHILDREN WITH AUTISM By Susan AlamaiParenting is an exciting process that is hoped for by many couples looking forward to having children ...

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Articles from the South Africa Writers’ Workshop

Community Based Rehabilitation as a vehicle of empowerment for people with disabilities in accessing equitable Health Care By Mncedisi Christian Lodwyk MdunyelwaThe point of departure of this document is two fold: Firstly, it explains why CBR can be used as tool to facilitate equitable and quality health care for PWDs and Secondly, it proposes the development of CBR policies. ………….Click Here ...

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Articles from the Malawi Writers’ Workshop

BRAILLE LITERACY: AN ESSENTIAL TOOL TO DEVELOPMENT By Ulemu KawaleMalawi government is implementing adult literacy programs. It is however sad to note that blind women who score very low on the literacy profile in the country are not included. . …………. Click Here to download Disability and Parenthood – The right of a person with disability to become a parent and ...

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Articles from the Kenya Writers’ Workshop

IMPROVING PHYSICAL ACCESSIBILITY FOR PEOPLE WITH MOBILITY DISABILITIES IN KABALE DISTRICT, UGANDA By Twinamatsiko JoviaKabale District is a hilly area with steep terrain. Most people in this district live on the steep slopes of hills, although some live in valleys. ………….Click Here to download POVERTY: A MAJOR CHALLENGE TO CBR WORKERS The case of Bwaise – an urban poor area in ...

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Articles from the Tanzania Writers’ Workshop

CBR PROGRAMME IN IRINGA REGION: HOW COMMUNITY MEMBERS CAN OWN AND CONTRIBUTE TO PROGRAMMES By Bilali B. SaidCommunity Based Rehabilitation (CBR) Programme started in Iringa region in 1998 where people saw it as a government project. …………. Click Here to download Creating Awareness of Rehabilitation for People who Cannot See in Mufindi District , Tanzania By Osmunda C. MdemuMufindi district is ...

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Articles from the Ghana Writers’ Workshop

Effects of Aggressive Behaviours on the African society and ways to Manage them By Alimata Abdul KarimuMany conflicts that occur in Africa are partly as a result of aggressive acts. The aggressive acts can be caused by poverty, deprivation and role modeling. …………. Click Here to download The role of district assemblies in curbing rural-urban migration of disabled persons in Ghana By ...

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Articles from the Egypt Writers’ Workshop

The education an effective way for preventing child Labor The child labor in one of the most critical issues now in Egypt because the number of the working children increase every time specially in the randomized areas , also the side effects of that Issues reflects negatively on those children they lost their childhood lost their education and go to ...

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Articles from the Nigeria Writers’ Workshop

Community Based Vocational Rehabilitation services available to persons with disabilities in Kwara State  Article by Olarewaju AjaniIntroduction The CBVR programme in Kwara State has a pilot scheme which was set off to meet the need of PWDs. Unfortunately, many PWDs of this state are not aware of the services provided…………. Click Here to download Community Participation in CBR Programmes in Nigeria ...

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