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Int’l Day of Disabled Persons saw in Pakistan

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International Day of Persons with Disabilities was observed in Pakistan like other parts of the world. In Pakistan, only 0.48 % disabled persons are registered conferring to 6th Population and Housing Census 2017. United Nations General Assembly proclaimed in 1992 to observe the annual observance of the International Day of Disabled Persons on December 3. […]…Read More

Study initiated to facilitate Persons with Disability by INIT

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article image THE INTER Islamic Network of Information Technology (INIT) is going to develop a study in Pakistan, Malaysia, Qatar, Tunisia, and Jordan to investigate and classify policy initiatives across Organization of Islamic Counties (OIC) that facilitate access and inclusion of person with disability, with a cross ponding review implementation and practice. With the advent of information […]…Read More

INIT Initiated study to facilitate Persons with Disability

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Inter Islamic Network of Information Technology (INIT) is going to develop a study to investigate and classify policy initiatives across OIC states that facilitate access and inclusion of people with disability, with a cross ponding review implementation and practice. This study is established upon the commitments which is glorify in the UN Convention on the […]…Read More

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

4.5m persons verified voter record through SMS service

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: Over 4.5 million citizens have so far verified their records of vote through SMS service launched from March 1 in order to facilitate Pakistani citizens to verify their vote registration and particulars in the voter lists."Mobilink, being the largest mobile phone operator in the country, is leading in terms of checking vote verification through SMS, as around 1.44 million eligible voters have utilized its network," disclosed Deputy Chairman Nadra, Tariq Malik, to the…Read More