The disability status report-Uganda 2019 highlights the contributions made by the Ministries Departments and Agencies (MDAs) and other development partners to promote national objectives and articles on inclusion and non-discrimination as provided in the national and international legal framework: For example, the provisions enshrined in the 1995 Constitution of the
Over the past ten years, the Branch of the German Caritas Association in Tajikistan has implemented more than 30 programs and projects jointly with partners – government agencies and local NGOs. The charter activities of CARITAS are targeted to developing social services for vulnerable individuals and
A social entity of associations for the disabled in Egypt. – Founded by the Coptic Evangelical Organization for Social Services (CEOSS) in 2014. Objectives Dissemination of concepts Establishing the proper concept associated with disability in Egyptian society. Influencing general policies and strategies in Egypt Activating the people with disability rights according to the Convention on […]
CIAI – Italian Association for Aid to Children – is a civil society organization that, since 1968, has worked to promote and protect the rights of children in Italy and in the rest of the world. The rights and well being of children and young people are the heart of CIAI’s work, developed by them, […]
Visit of Damien Organization to OPALCO at TLM DR Congo office DRC is endemic for leprosy, first in Africa and 4th the world. Estimates range up to 10% of leprosy disability in the country. People affected by leprosy often are diagnosed with delays for for several reasons.
Introduction : According to World Bank and WHO report, a total of 17.6% of Ethiopian population is estimated to be living with some sort of disability. Due to the poverty, Access to rehabilitation services is very limited especially for persons with disability living in rural corners of the country.
Reflecting on past newsletter from us at AfriNEAD, it is amazing to read about the activities we engage in and accomplish, based on the fact that this office is not run on a full time basis. So although our aim is the produce a quarterly newsletter every year, our time is taken up with simple […]
Bridge CRPD-SDGs is an intensive training programme that aims to support organisations of persons with disabilities (DPOs) and disability rights advocates to develop an inclusive (all persons with disabilities) and comprehensive (all human rights) CRPD perspective on development, including the post-2015 agenda and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), to reinforce their advocacy for inclusion and realisation […]
Our thanks to all members and friends who celebrate the annual World Hearing Day of March 3. This has become a worldwide day to raise awareness about ear and hearing care and it is gratifying to see increased momentum for this day. The 2019 World Hearing Day theme is Check Your Hearing. The message is […]
On the sidelines of the opening of the launch event of the International Decade for Action “Water for Sustainable Development”, 2018-2028, the Founder of Peace and National Unity – Leader of the Nation, President of the Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon signed the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities at the […]