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The UNAPD UPDATES Issue 2

I am glad to share with you issue 2 of “The UNAPD Update” 2014, a newsletter for Uganda National Action on Physical Disability (UNAPD) attached. It is a forum of members, stakeholders and partners to share views, feelings, comments, experiences and updates about key issues in UNAPD and disability. This time around we include our partner organizations; Spinal Injury […]

Volunteer Position

Uganda National Action on Physical Disability (UNAPD) was established in 1998 by Persons with Physical Disabilities (PWPDs) for the purpose of coming together to create a common voice in airing their views, challenges, advocate for their rights, dignity, and development needs. UNAPD envisions a society where “People with Physical Disabilities are accorded rights enjoyed by […]

The UNAPD Update Vol 1 Issue 2 2015

The UNAPD UPDATE Vol 1 Issue 2 2015 I am glad to share with you Volume 1 Issue 2 of “The UNAPD Update” 2015, a newsletter for Uganda National Action on Physical Disability (UNAPD) attached. It is a forum of members, stakeholders and partners to share views, feelings, comments, experiences and updates about key issues in UNAPD and disability in general. […]

Induction

UNAPD with support from the Disability Rights Advocacy Fund (DRAF) is implementing the Accessibility Improvement Project ‘Making Uganda Accessible for all through operationalizing the CRPD and the Philosophy of Universal Design’ in Kampala and Mukono districts aimed at improving physical accessibility to private and public buildings. Tomorrow 17th April 2015 UNAPD team will be in […]

UNAPD gets new board (2014-2017)

A team of nine people have been elected to steer UNAPD to better heights in the next four years following a vote that saw former chairman Arthur Blick re-elected unopposed. Others re-elected unopposed are Elizabeth Kayanga (Vice Chairperson), Ark Goffin Azuma (Treasurer) and Opira Fabiano (Northern Region rep). The General Assembly (G.A.) took place at […]

Discussion with Sven on policy issues of the joint project, “Capacity Building for Sustainable Development Joint Project”

The Presidents of SIA, UNAPD and BISOU in a discussion with Sven on policy issues of the joint project on monday at UNAPD Headquarters.   As the Capacity Building for Sustainable Dev’t Joint Project revolves, its partners i.e SIA, UNAPD and BISOU combine efforts to develop some of the management tools which will guide the […]

Accessibility Improvement Project launched

On 7th May, 2014, UNAPD officially launched the Accessibility Improvement Project funded by DRF at Grand Imperial Hotel. Several stakeholders attended the function and special thanks goes out to all those who spared their valuable time to witness the occasion. The main aim of this project hinges on efforts to raise awareness about the Building […]

Capacity Building for Sustainable Development Project-CBSDP Launch

Capacity Building for Sustainable Development Project-CBSDP was officially launched on the 16th June 2014 at Hotel Africana. The four year partnership Project (2014 – 2017) is being implemented by 4 organisations namely UNAPD, BISOU, SIA and UPC and will cover 16 districts of Uganda The project address several concerns for PWDs including access to schools […]