Africa

Lagos restates commitment to inclusive education

Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Olayinka Oladujoye has reiterated the state government’s total commitment to the provision of quality education to all children in the Continue reading the story...

Education sector urged to incorporate students with disabilities

PHALOMBE, MALAWI: The Education Department in Phalombe has been urged to absorb students with disabilities into its various schools and not discriminate them because of their various Continue reading the story...

Ghana Education Service takes steps to improve inclusive education

GHANA: Inadequate support for Inclusive Education (under the Ghana Education Service) by the government and citizenry has affected the human resource capacity of the country, according Continue reading the story...

Audio books for people with vision disabilities

PRETORIA: Twenty nine people with vision disabilities, in Pietermaritzburg, have been given Victor Readers, also known as audio book players, to help them better access information. The Continue reading the story...

Involve disability groups in procurement of educational materials: NGO

HO, GHANA: Mr Eric Ofori, Co-ordinator of New Horizon Foundation of the Blind (NHFB), has stressed the urgent need for the authorities to involve representatives of Continue reading the story...

Special Olympics aims to celebrate people with intellectual disabilities

Special Olympics CEO Igna Steyn says the objective of their program is to give people with intellectual disabilities a chance to shine. Speaking on Morning Live, Steyn says Continue reading the story...

Side Event on Accessibility in Maputo

MAPUTO: The Delegation of Austria & the Zero Project cordially invite you to a Side Event on Accessibility at the Third Review Conference of the Anti-Personnel Mine Continue reading the story...

EAC Conference on Persons With Disabilities Opens in Nairobi

ARUSHA: The President of the Republic of Kenya and the Chair of the East African Community (EAC) Heads of State Summit, H.E Uhuru Kenyatta said Persons Continue reading the story...

Persons with disabilities protest outside Parliament

SOUTH AFRICA: A group of persons with disabilities belonging to the Disabled People of South Africa (DPSA) are staging a protest outside Parliament ahead of the Continue reading the story...

Zimbabwe government supports inclusive education

Government and a disability rights organization yesterday signed a memorandum of understanding to eliminate discrimination and barriers to participation and learning for children with disabilities in Continue reading the story...