Tag: Disabilities

Telenor boosts job prospects for persons with disabilities

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Aimed at enhancing awareness, accessibility and inclusion of Persons with Disabilities (PWDs), Telenor Pakistan, through a one of its kind special trainee program Open Mind Pakistan’, has conducted a comprehensive 3-month functional and on-the-job training of 16 persons with physical disabilities in the company. The successful graduation of the first batch was marked by a ceremony, which was attended by top management of the company and important disability advocacy…Read More

Unesco marks Day of Persons with Disabilities

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STAFF REPORT IBD: The UNESCO together with its partners in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Sindh has observed the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. The theme of the day for this year is "Break Barriers, Open Doors: for an Inclusive Society and Development for All". In KPK, UNESCO observed the event together with Special Abilities Development Association (SADA) in Lower Dir while in Sindh the event was jointly observed with Nawabshah Disability Forum. The major focus of…Read More