Violence against Women with Disability Discussed

BHUBANESWAR: Women activists from seven States, including Odisha, discussed issues of violence against Women with Disabilities (WwD) at a workshop held here on Wednesday. The workshop deliberated on issues of discrimination against WwDs on several sectors like social equality, opportunity and justice. A major point highlighted was social media for advocacy of issues concerning differently-abled… Read More Violence against Women with Disability Discussed

‘Lack of infrastructure a deterrent for corporates to hire people with disabilities’

ack of adequate infrastructure to support people with disabilities and inability to understand the skills and capacities of persons with disability, act as a hindrance for corporate companies to recruit them.Aaron Raman, convener of the corporate social responsibility panel, Confederation of Indian Industry-Karnataka, said that many of the 450 members were concerned about the safety… Read More ‘Lack of infrastructure a deterrent for corporates to hire people with disabilities’

Arivu’s strategies to empower kids with disabilities

MANGALURU: Arivu (Awareness), a non-profit, non-governmental organization, is all set to create awareness regarding disabilities, especially special children below six years, in the community and offer remedial action. As a prelude to this task, they have been meeting doctors to take healthcare to taluk levels to provide early intervention to children with disabilities. “With proper… Read More Arivu’s strategies to empower kids with disabilities