CBR / CBID News & Events

2019 Africa Forum on Visual Impairment October 7-11, 2019

2019 Africa Forum on Visual Impairment October 7-11, 2019

Achieving the SDGs through innovation, access, and lifelong learning . Africa’s premiere conference for blindness activists and leaders is coming to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The 7th Africa Forum promises to be the largest-ever gathering of the continent’s blindness community. Africa Forum offers unparalleled opportunities to learn, network and weigh in on the future of disability […]

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The Eighth Annual Disability Summit and Careers Expo

The Eighth Annual Disability Summit and Careers Expo

Previously known as the Hope-Mandeville Disability Careers Expo, the 2019 Disability Summit and Career Expo, rolled out by Creative Space Media was the second of its kind and magnitude. Combining a career expo and numerous demonstrations, the two-day event took place on 11 and 12 April 2019 at the Nasrec Expo Centre in Johannesburg. We are delighted […]

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The Eighth Annual Disability Summit and Careers Expo

The Eighth Annual Disability Summit and Careers Expo

The Eighth Annual Disability Summit and Careers Expo will take place at Nasrec on 11 & 12 April 2019 It is well known that while most organisations have excelled in meeting BEE employment targets, many are still unhappy about their progress in employing persons with disabilities. HR departments are conscious that they are missing out […]

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Association between race/ethnicity and disability status and receipt of vaccines

Association between race/ethnicity and disability status and receipt of vaccines

Did you know that your disability status/race could determine your access to certain vaccines ?  A study done in Florida indicates that some Individuals living with a disability or are a member of a certain racial/ethnic group may be at heightened risk for not receiving important vaccinations. Click here to read more Source: Disability and Health […]

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Education through sport

Education through sport

Recently we sent out a call to CBR members asking them to share information for possible publication on our platforms. We are happy to announce that the response has been great. We are therefore, delighted to share with our audience  a newsletter from Edusport Foundation from Zambia. The foundation uses sports to empower women. Please […]

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