Thursday, 26 July 2018
Progress Assessment Of Railway Access Regulation To PWDS
In the afternoon of 26th July 2018, representatives of National Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, Ministry of Transport, DRD and wheelchair users as well as people with visual impairment had a meeting about progress assessment of railway access regulation to PWDs.
Representative from Ministry of Transport have issued regulation that are currently in place as effective as...
Friday, 20 July 2018
Training on “teamwork skill for management board and members of PWD’s club in Tay Ninh”
The training was organized on 19th-20th July 2018 funded by USAID in order to build capacity for 40 leaders and members of PWD’s Club at Dong Khoi Commune, Long Thanh Bac Commune and Ninh Son Ward.
The training content was designed to be simple to meet the need to understand and apply teamwork skills for their activities. Through experiential games, from which to form lessons from their...
Sunday, 15 July 2018
Access To Public Works For People With Disabilities
To promote reasonable accommodation to public works that access to PWDs, 14th and 15th July 2018, DRD continue to hold the training on “Access to public works for PWDs” for 28 PWDs who are Niem Tin Club’s members, Canh Hien Commune, Van Canh Ward, Binh Dinh.
After 2-day training, participants understand what accessible public works are, what are public works, how to survey accessible...
Saturday, 07 July 2018
The Best Way To Protect Our Own Rights And Benefits Is To Understand Law And Policy
"Mr.Hoa went to medical examination in 2010 with a disability rate of 81%, but on the certificate of disability recorded the level of “severe" instead of " particularly severe"; because he did not understand the law, he has been receiving 405,000vnd for allowance per month since 2013, instead of receiving 540,000 against Law of PWDs.”
"Mr.Huong, whose eyes are dim, did the procedure to...
Friday, 06 July 2018
2 More Clubs Established In Tay Ninh Province
Continue receiving approval and support from Tay Ninh DOLISA, People's Committee of Long Thanh Bac Commune and Ninh Son Ward, PWD’s Club of these two provinces have received the decision to establish and launch on the morning of 5 and 6 July 2018.
Launching ceremony had the participations included: Mr.Le Ngoc Ta – Member of Committee of Association for Protection of Children and...
Friday, 29 June 2018
Launching ceremony of DONG KHOI commune’s PWD’S club (The very first PWD’S CLUB of TAY NINH Province)
Approved by Tay Ninh DOLISA, Dong Khoi Commune People's Committee with support from DRD and USAID, on 29th June 2018, PWD’s Club in Dong Khoi commune were officially established and launched under Decision No. 31/HBT of Association for Protection of PWDs and Children of Tay Ninh.
Participating in the launching ceremony was Mr.Le Ngoc Ta, Mr.Mai Hung Long - Member of Committee of Association...
Thursday, 28 June 2018
Wheelchair donation ceremony and capital support to PWDS in DONG KHOI commune, TAY NINH Province
On the afternoon of 28th June 2018, sponsored by Fortitude Educational Foundation, project “Access For All” carried out to offer 7 wheelchairs, 2 shake wheelchairs and 5 fixed-term grants (each15 millionVND) for 14 economically disadvantaged PWDs who want to escape poverty and live better in Dong Khoi Commune, Chau Thanh District, Tay Ninh Province with a total budget of 120 millionVND.
Wednesday, 27 June 2018
MAHIDOL University’s students (THAILAND) visited DRD
On 27th June 2018, 4 students specialized in orthopedic instruments (prosthetics and orthotics) at Mahidol Univeristy, Thailand, visited DRD. The focus of the student group was on activities related to raising awareness of the community on disability and capacity building for PWDs which DRD has implemented until now. In addition, the student group was also experiencing access level to public works...
Thursday, 21 June 2018
Meeting With Korean Organizations Related To PWDS
On June 19th 2018, DRD and 9 representatives from DOLISA, DOC and DOT of Tay Ninh and Binh Dinh Province who had a meeting with 9 organizations related to PWDs in Korea. The program belongs to project “Access For All” funded by USAID.
At the meeting, we were informed about the disability movement, laws and policies that the state provides for PWDs in Korea, including some noteworthy points.