Our Staff: Simon Eroku

Thursday, 26 May 2016 16:09 Written by

Position: Information Officer/ DYEP Focal Person.

Since:      October 2013

How inclusive learning is failing the disabled

Monday, 16 November 2015 00:00 Written by

On a sunny day, the drums of manhood are sounded, sending many into jubilation, as the crowd takes to the Kadodi dance, but Aisha Kauma is watching from a distance in self-pity.

Deaf People Seek Tax Exemption

Friday, 30 October 2015 14:53 Written by

The Deaf in Uganda have asked to be exempted from direct taxes such as Pay As You Earn until the government implements a social inclusion scheme that allows

DR SAM LUTALO-KIINGI is a deaf lecturer at Kyambogo University in the faculty of special needs and rehabilitation.

Deaf Activists have urged the government to implement laws and policies on inclusive and special needs education to guarantee education for all.

As the campaign period approaches, will issues of the estimated 3.5 million Ugandans with disability influence the voting?

Deaf in the labour ward

Tuesday, 14 April 2015 00:00 Written by

It is estimated by the Uganda National Association of the Deaf (UNAD) that there are currently around 700,000 deaf people in Uganda. The population of the deaf women is still unknown.

PWDs to Gov’t: Take Charge of Our Welfare

Friday, 20 February 2015 09:44 Written by

A coalition of eleven non-governmental organisations wants government to take more responsibility for the plight of persons with disabilities (PWDs),