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INTERNATIONAL DEAF AWARENESS WEEK 2023

The Council co-hosted with the Kenya National Association of the Deaf (KNAD) the first National Deaf Symposium on Kenyan Sign Language at the University of Nairobi. Other stakeholders from the Deaf community included Kenya Sign Language Interpreters Association, National Gender Equality Commission (NGEC), Children of Deaf Association – Kenya, National Government Affirmative Action Fund (NGAAF), …

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President Ruto Host Deaf Community Representatives and the National Council for Persons with Disabilities

President Ruto Host Deaf Community Representatives and the National Council for Persons with Disabilities

President William Ruto has reaffirmed Government’s commitment to realize disability inclusion in all spheres of Kenyan life. The President said this as he hosted representatives from the Deaf Community and the National Council for Persons with Disabilities at State House Nairobi, ahead of the International Week of Deaf People which commences on 18th September 2023 …

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Huduma Kenya Meets NCPWD

Huduma Kenya Meets NCPWD

The Council held a consultative meeting with the Huduma Kenya Secretariat led by Chief Executive Officer Benjamin Kai Chilumo to firm up engagements in the lead-up to signing a formal partnership on easing access to services for persons with disabilities. The Council has been engaging Huduma Kenya to identify ways of promoting inclusive service delivery …

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Council hosted a delegation from the National Commission for Persons with Disabilities of the Federal Republic of Nigeria

Council hosted a delegation from the National Commission for Persons with Disabilities of the Federal Republic of Nigeria

The Council hosted a delegation from the National Commission for Persons with Disabilities of the Federal Republic of Nigeria who are on a three-day learning visit to Kenya. Since pre-independence, the disability movement in Kenya has made crucial strides, making it a benchmark among other nations on matters inclusion. From the enactment of the Persons …

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Council participated in the Devolution Conference in Uasin Gishu County.

The Council participated in the just concluded Devolution Conference in Uasin Gishu County. The conference themed ’10 𝑌𝑒𝑎𝑟𝑠 𝑜𝑓 𝐷𝑒𝑣𝑜𝑙𝑢𝑡𝑖𝑜𝑛: 𝑇ℎ𝑒 𝑃𝑟𝑒𝑠𝑒𝑛𝑡 𝑎𝑛𝑑 𝑡ℎ𝑒 𝐹𝑢𝑡𝑢𝑟𝑒’ took stock of the state of devolution in the last decade. Executive Director Harun Hassan participated in a panel discussion on the role of affirmative action in providing equity among …

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Launched of Ustawi Education Scholarships and the first Tunza Career Guidance

The Council launched the Ustawi Education Scholarships and the first Tunza Career Guidance and Mentorship Programme for students with disabilities, in an event held at the University of Nairobi. The Ustawi scholarships programme is a conglomerate of scholarship initiatives run by the Council namely Faulu, Wezesha, KPC Inuka, KCB Foundation and Hellen McGowan scholarships. Currently, …

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Launch of Disability Mainstreaming Status Report 2021-2022

The Council launched its first Disability Mainstreaming Status Report for the Financial Year 2021/2022, during an event graced by CEOs and representatives from various Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs), commissions, academia, members of the private sector, development partners and organizations of persons with disabilities. This also forms the first official high-level publication by the Council …

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Persons with Albinism (PWAs) Albinism program (Monocular Sensitization)

The Council has been supporting persons with albinism (PWAs) through Albinism program which its main aim is to cushion Persons with Albinism from the effects of harmful sun rays and also provision of other services and products so as to promote equalization of opportunities and realization of inclusion for PWAs to live descent livelihoods.   …

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