ZAFOD Nominates Pick n’ Pay as Champions

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June
23

ZAFOD nominated Pick n’ Pay in Zambia as a private sector entity that has demonstrated disability inclusiveness or mainstreaming in their respective countries, as part of the Disability Champions Award presented at SAFOD’s Gala Dinner held on 23rd June 2017.

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PARTICIPATION IN POLITICAL AND PUBLIC LIFE

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July
24

Participation in political and public life is a critical element of socially inclusive development, along with the realization of human rights. In the case of persons with disabilities, participation in political and public life enables one to take part and have a voice in decisions that affect oneself and one’s community and country. Such participation is an important means of overcoming exclusion and discrimination and dismantling other barriers frequently faced by persons with disabilities.

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SOCIAL PROTECTION WEEK

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June
19

The Government of Zambia, through Ministry of Community Development and Social Services, in collaboration with the Ministry of Labour and Social Security and the United Nations in Zambia is convening the 2018 Social Protection Week from Monday 18th June to Friday, 22nd June, 2018 under the theme “Decentralisation and Innovation”.

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CITIZEN REPORTERS

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June
14

While disability policy may exist, implementation is lacking resulting in unequal experiences for persons with disabilities in relation to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). There is limited data on disability. Organisations of Persons with Disabilities (DPOs) lack capacity to engage in disability-related monitoring thereby affecting their ability to

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6TH CBR AFRICA CONFERENCE

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April
17

7th – 11th May 2018, Intercontinental Hotel, Lusaka, Zambia

Theme: CBR for resilience building and sustainable development: Leave no one behind

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WORLD AUTISM AWARENESS DAY 2018

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April
3

World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD), celebrated each year on April 2, was adopted by the United Nations in 2007 to shine a bright light on autism as a growing global health crisis. Autism is one of only three health issues to be recognized with its own day by the United Nations. WAAD activities increase world knowledge of autism and impart information about the importance of early diagnosis and early intervention. Additionally, WAAD celebrates the unique talents and skills of persons with autism around the world.

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2018 WORLD WATER DAY

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March
22

World Water Day, which falls on 22nd March of every year, is about focusing attention on the importance of water. This year’s theme is ‘Nature of Water’- exploring nature based solutions to the water challenges we face in the 21st century. Read More