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The National Council for Persons with Disabilities is a state corporation established by an Act of Parliament; the Persons with Disabilities Act No. 14 of 2003 and set up in November 2004.

The Council representation is drawn from key government Ministries and organizations of/for persons with disabilities.
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PPOA INVITATION TO STAKEHOLDERS FORUMS

 

The Public Procurement Oversight Authority (PPOA) invites all stakeholders with an interest in the proper functioning of the public procurement and disposal system in Kenya for country-wide one-day stakeholder consultative forums pursuant to Section 134 of the Public Procurement and Disposal Act, 2005. The Authority intends to conduct consultations with stakeholders in four regions to assess the gains and challenges in implementation of preferences and reservations. Stakeholders are encouraged to participate in the forum where they have the nearest physical proximity on the dates and at the venues indicated below:-

 

Date

 

venue

 

Target

-

No.ofParticipants

RegistrationDeadline

31"March,2015

Kisumu

Government  officials/Procuring  Entities

100

27'"March,2015

1"April,2015

Youth,WomenandPersonswithDisability

100

27'"March,2015

"April,2015

Mombasa

Government  officials/Procuring  Entities

100.

.

3''April,2015

9'"April,2015

Youth, WomenandPersonswithDisability

100

.

3''April,2015

15'"April,2015

Naivasha

Governmentofficials/Procuring  Entities

100

10'"April,2015

16'"April,  2015

Youth,Womenand PersonswithDisability

100

10'"April,2015

28'"April,  2015

Kajiado

Government  officials/Procuring  Entities

100

24'"April,2015

29'"April,2015

Youth,WomenandPersonswithDisability

100

24'"April,2015

 

 

Stakeholders located and operating within the aforementioned venues from the National and County Governments, State Corporations, Public Schools, Youth, Women and Persons with Disability, are invited on the indicated dates. Spaces are limited and attendance is by registration on a first come first served basis. Interested participants are requested to register by sending an email to forum@ppoa.go.ke indicating the forum they wish to attend before the dates provided above. The results of the deliberations in the planned consultative meetings will be considered for the purpose of improving the public procurement system in Kenya. 

The forums will commence at 8:00 a.m. The venues will be communicated in due course. For further information contact Policy and Research Department on Telephone No. 020•3244000 or 020• 2213106/7. '

 

M. J. 0. Juma, MBS

DIRECTOR GENERAL

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Cash Transfer for Persons with Severe Disabilities (CT-PWSD)

Beneficiaries of the Cash Transfer for Persons with Severe Disabilities (CT-PWSD) Programme will be getting their monthly Cash Transfer from the Postal Corporation of Kenya (PCK) countrywide between 24th February to 9March 2015.

 

As part of the exercise, officials from the National Council for Persons with disabilities in conjunction with Social Protection Secretariat  from the Ministry of Labour, Social Security and Services will be undertaking monitoring of payments for the PWSD Cash Transfer programme.

 

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Successful Candidates for the Position of Social Development Officers and Drivers

The following are the successful candidates for the position of Social Development Officers and Drivers respectively from the recruitment process which was advertised in November 2014

NAME

ID NUMBER

DISABILITY STATUS

 

SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT OFFICERS

 

 

1

Wesley K. Mutahi

10545772

PWD

2

Edwin Kiprotich

22232544

N/A

3

Brian Siyumbu

25050402

N/A

4

Mary Wanja Njiru

14676539

N/A

5

Nasra Abdirahiman

28033724

N/A

6

Wilson Somoire

26603814

N/A

7

Betsy C. Mutai

25389252

N/A

8

Madrine Njeri Muriithi

27272027

N/A

9

Abdi Nyore

22897057

N/A

10

Joseph Ng’ang’a

9875233

PWD

11

Fatuma Nur Ibrahim

28033724

N/A

12

Robeya G. Ogom

26175846

N/A

13

Paul Mugambi

22775171

PWD

14

Joan Cheptoo Koima

25360381

N/A

15

Ivy Mbinya

28137990

N/A

16

Julius Ole Ntaiya

22800567

N/A

17

Zipporah Miringu

24396657

N/A

18

Jackson Lekarisia

3018668

PWD

19

Patrick Limakou

11713079

PWD

20

Mohamed M. Hussein

28068017

N/A

21

Ruth Oyier

10597334

PWD

 

DRIVERS

 

 

1

Amos Makenzi

7707979

N/A

2

Dayan Ting’ai

22474853

N/A

3

Hillary Gichonge

23437007

N/A

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

To all the other applicants who were unsuccessful, we thank you for your interest in our organization and wish you well in your endevours.

 

 

Human resources,

 

NCPWD

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THE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES 2014

THE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

 

The National Council for Persons with Disabilities will host the International Day of Persons with Disabilities in Nairobi County on Wednesday 3rd December, 2014 at the KICC COMESA Grounds starting at 8.30 am.  

The International Day of Persons with Disabilities is an annual event held every 3rd December. The observance of the Day aims to promote an understanding of disability issues and mobilize support for the dignity, rights and well-being of persons with disabilities. It also seeks to increase awareness of gains to be derived from the integration of persons with disabilities in every aspect of political, social, economic and cultural life. 

The theme for this year’s celebrations is; SustainableDevelopment: the Promise of Technology.

The Guest of Honour will be His Excellency Uhuru Kenyatta, the President of the Republic Kenya.

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NYS Recruitment

The National council For Persons with Disabilities has partnered with The National Youth Service (NYS) in recruiting at least two (2) Persons with Disabilities in every County to The National Youth Service.

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Tender for the Supply and Delivery of Sunscreen Lotions

THE NATIONAL COUNCIL FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES (NCPWD) INVITATION TO TENDER
Tender reference: NCPWD/PRO/003/2014/2015
For the supply and delivery of therapeutic sunscreen lotions with sun protection factor (SPF) 50+ For Children and 50+ for Adults for Persons with Albinism

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Postponement of the 5th CBR Africa Conference to 1st-5th June 2015

We regret to announce the postponement of the 5th CBR Africa Conference, Slated for 17th-21st November 2014 at the KICC Nairobi Kenya.

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