OUR PRIORITY AREAS

NDFPWD

National Development Fund for Persons with Disabilities (NDFPWD) Applications to the National Development Fund for Persons with Disabilities are open through out the year.

CASH TRANSFER FOR PWDS

In the context of this programme, persons with severe disabilities refers to those who need permanent care including feeding, toiletry, protection from danger by other persons, Full time support has to be offered by a caregiver to ensure their needs are attended to.

ALBINISM (SUPPORT PROGRAM)

The Council has been implementing the National Persons with Albinism Sunscreen Support Programme that is providing sunscreen lotions to over 3,026 persons with albinism.

DISABILITY MAINSTREAMING

Disability Mainstreaming is an established department at NCPWD. Its sole mandate is to facilitate Disability Mainstreaming Programmes in Public and Private Sector.

JOB PLACEMENT

The Job Placement Department deals with analyzing market information trends in order to disseminate market intelligence to the PWDs.

LEGAL ADVISORY SERVICES

The Legal Service Department is an in-house service providing unit of the Council.

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About NCPWD

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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Contact Information

The National Council for Persons with Disabilities
Address: Box 66577-00800, Nairobi
Telephone: 020 2375994/ 020 2314621/ 0709 107 000
Toll Free: 0800 724 333

Email Address: info @ncpwd.go.ke

Contact Information

The National Council for Persons with Disabilities
Address: Box 66577-00800, Nairobi
Telephone: 020 2375994/ 020 2314621/ 0709 107 000
Toll Free: 0800 724 333
Email Address: info@ncpwd.go.ke

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Mr. Peter Muchiri Independent Non-Executive Director

Mr. Peter Muchiri

Non-Executive Chairperson

Date of Birth: 1973

Date of Appointment 3rd May 2019

Key Qualifications:

Diploma in Business Management, Utalii College

Diploma in Community Development, St. John’s College

Certificate in Leadership and Integrity, National Democratic Institute

Bachelor of Arts, Community Development, Africa Nazarene University – Ongoing

Work Experience: He is the Director of Marriots Group of Companies Ltd and the National Chairman of League of Persons with Disabilities.

Mr. Ibrahim Maalim Non-Executive Director PS Representative, Social Protection

Mr. Ibrahim Maalim

Non-Executive Director /PS Representative, Social Protection

Date of Birth: 1959

Date of Appointment August 2019

Key Qualifications:

Bachelor of Commerce (Human Resource)

Advanced Diploma in Diplomacy and International Relations

Work Experience: He is currently the Director of Administration at the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection. He has 19 years’ experience in Central Governance, 15 years in Field Administration where he served as District Officer to District Commissioner. Has also served as Deputy Secretary and Senior Deputy Secretary in many Ministries.

Mr. Muthiru McRalph Chege Independent Non-Executive Director

Mr. Muthiru McRalph Chege

Independent Non-Executive Director

Date of Birth: 1948

Date of Appointment: 9th October 2018

Key Qualifications: Bachelors of Economics/Sociology, University of Nairobi

Work Experience: Mr. Chege is the Director Programmes, Autism Society of Kenya. He has previously served as Director of Small-Scale Business at National Council of Churches of Kenya.

David Malonza Non-Executive Director PS Representative, The National Treasury

Mr. David Malonza

Non-Executive Director / PS Representative, The National Treasury

Date of Birth: 1976

Date of Appointment 23rd April 2020

Key Qualifications:

Bachelor of Arts (Sociology), Kenyatta University

Diploma in Public Administration, Kenya School of Government

Work Experience: He is currently the Assistant Secretary, Administration at the National Treasury. He has 13 years’ experience in the Civil Service, 9 years’ as an Assistant County Commissioner in different regions in the Country and 4 years’ as an Administrator at the National Treasury

Dr. Habiba H. Mohamed Independent Non-Executive Director

Dr. Habiba H. Mohamed

Independent Non-Executive Director

Date of Birth: 1977

Date of Appointment 9th October 2018

Key Qualifications: Post graduate Certificate in Aviation Medicine, King’s College London, UK

Master of Science in Public Health, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture & Technology

Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (MBChB), University of Glasgow, UK

Work Experience: She is a Consultant, Health Specialist CARE Somalia, General Practitioner and Aviation Medical Examiner.  She has previously worked at the Department for International Development (DFID/ UK AID) Somalia as a Health Adviser and has over 15 years’ experience in medicine as a general practitioner and health advisor

Mr. Samuel Ochieng Odawo Independent Non-Executive Director

Mr. Samuel Ochieng Odawo

Independent Non-Executive Director

Date of Birth: 1980

Date of Appointment 9th October 2018

Key Qualifications:

Master of Arts in management of special education in developing countries, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom

Bachelor of Education Arts (Special Education and French), Kenyatta University

Work Experience: He is a Consultant in Special Educational Needs and Disabilities; he has previously worked at the Royal National Institute of Blind People – the Online Today Program Evaluation Volunteer. He has over 14 years’ experience.

Eng. Sarbo Hassan Marsa Independent Non-Executive Director

Eng. Sarbo Hassan Marsa

Independent Non-Executive Director

Date of Birth: 1960

Date of Appointment 9th October 2018

Key Qualifications: Bachelor of Science in Agriculture Engineering, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture & Technology

Work Experience: Mr. Marsa has previously served as District Agricultural Officer / District Environment and Land Development Officer for over 25 years.

Ms. Njeleka Ashura Michael Independent Non-Executive Director

Ms. Njeleka Ashura Michael

Independent Non-Executive Director

Date of Birth: 1993

Date of Appointment 9th October 2018

Key Qualifications:

Bachelor of Arts in Gender and Development, University of Nairobi.

Diploma in Law, Inoorero University

Certificate in Civil Leadership, University of Illinois USA

Work Experience: 

TV host -The Handshake with Ashura (Signs TV), previously worked as Co-Chair Global Partnership on Children with disabilities -UNICEF,

Project Coordinator, Voluntary Service Overseas. She has over 7 years’ experience.

Harun Hassan Executive Director

Harun Hassan

Executive Director

Date of Birth: 1978

Date of Appointment: December 2020

Key Qualifications:

Holds a Master of Arts (MA) Public Administration from IGNOU.

Bachelor’s Degree in Env. Studies, Planning & management

Work Experience: He has wide experience in community work and disability rights spanning nearly 20years. Formerly a public administrator with Government of Kenya and a founder of the Northern Nomadic Disabled Organisation (NONDO), the first organization of persons with disabilities targeting nomadic communities in Kenya.

Mr. Samson Mpapayiai Tipape Independent Non-Executive Chairperson

Mr. Samson Mpapayiai Tipape

Independent Non-Executive Director

Date of Birth: 1977

Date of Appointment 5th May 2019

Key Qualifications:

Masters of Science in Governance and Leadership

Bachelor of Business Management (Human Resource Management)

Higher Diploma in Human Resource Management

Diploma in Personnel Management 

Work Experience:  He is the former Member of County Assembly, Kajiado County. Previously worked at the NCPWD (2011 to 2013) as Head of Human Resource.

Ms. Abdia Abdi Abkula Independent Non-Executive Director

Ms. Abdia Abdi Abkula

Independent Non-Executive Director

Date of Birth: 1978

Date of Appointment 5th May 2019

Work Experience: Worked as a PWD representative at the National Government Affirmative Action Fund (NGAAF) and a Civic Educator for Pastoralist Women for Health and Education in Isiolo County

Mr. Johnstone N Mutua Independent Non-Executive Director

Mr. Johnstone N Mutua

Independent Non-Executive Director

Date of Birth: 1988

Date of Appointment 5th May 2019

Key Qualifications: Diploma in Information Technology

Work Experience: He is currently an ICT Systems Officer at Riara Group of Schools, Nairobi.

Mr. Abdulhakim Ware Shehe Independent Non-Executive Director

Mr. Abdulhakim Ware Shehe

Independent Non-Executive Director

Date of Birth: 1987

Date of Appointment 5th May 2019

Key Qualifications: Diploma in Special Inclusive Education

Work Experience: He is currently a Board Member at Hola Municipality Council and Chairperson at Jenga Jamii CBO. He served as a Civic Educator at Muslims for Human Rights (MUHURI), Tana River County.

Susan Mutungi Independent Non-Executive Director

Susan Mutungi

Independent Non-Executive Director

Date of Birth: 1960

Date of Appointment 5th May 2019

Key Qualifications: Master of Arts, Social Work

Bachelor of Arts, Sociology

Work Experience: She is currently the Deputy Director for Social Development at the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection that deals with community development programmes that includes PWDs, Older persons and Families. She has over 30 years’ experience