Monthly Archives: August 2016

Beyond Legislation: Implementing the Employment Provisions of the Persons with Disabilities Act of Uganda 2006

Beyond Legislation: Implementing the Employment Provisions of the Persons with Disabilities Act of Uganda 2006

Patrick Ojok Lecturer, Department of Community and Disability Studies, Kyambogo University, Kampala, Uganda. PhD candidate, Department of Disability and Human Development, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA. Email: patriceojok@yahoo.com Abstract: Given the lack of social safety nets for persons with disabilities as well as other people in Uganda, employment is critical to people’s socio-economic well-being. […]

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Addressing Special Needs in a University Setting

Presentation at 5th Africa Forum, Accra, Ghana 4–8 July 2011 By Voctor Locoro Email: vlocoro@gmail.com Department of Community and Disability Studies Kyambogo University, Uganda Abstract This paper examines efforts and challenges in the provision of higher education to persons with visual impairments in Uganda. It draws on the experience of some universities in the country […]

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