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Alebtong PWDs Want Recruitment of Sign Language Interpreters alebtong district 3

Barbara Akech, the Alebtong district secretary for community-based services says the need to have sign language interpreters for deaf and dumb persons is prominent.
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Former PWDs Chairman, Treasurer Held Over Land pope 2

Anthony Mulato, the newly elected Busia municipality PWD Chairperson, says they had several meetings where they pleaded with Kimani and Wandera to surrender the papers in vain.
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PS Bigirimana Stops Giveaway of PWD Land pius bigirimana

In his November 3rd 2015 letter to Hope Nakyanzi, the Jinja Chief Administrative Officer, Bigirimana notes that he has received information from Paul Mwiru, the Jinja East Member of Parliament that the district is in the process of giving the land to private developers.
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PWDs Decry Poor Medical Facilities 2

Most hospitals lack adjustable beds, that a person with physical disability can them climb onto. The toilets should be fixed with easy access but this is not the case in health centres.
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PWDs Call for Recognition, Respect 1

Annah Kobusingye, the Kabale district female Councillor for PWDS says despite the efforts put in place to promote the rights of PWDs, segregation against them has increased with some parents locking up their disabled children at home, denying them an opportunity to go to school while others kill them.
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PWDs Stage Protest at High Court

The land in question, measuring about half an acre is located on Plot 175 Bombo Road in Wandegeya, a Kampala suburb.
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NUDIPU Wants Law on Cohabitation pwds 1

NUDIPU say a law on cohabitation would protect many people with disabilities who are in relationships with able bodied partners. The law would ensure their offspring especially are not rejected upon the death of the able bodied partner.
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Parents of Children with Disabilities Blamed for Neglect pwds 3

Parents to Children with Disabilities (CWD’s) are said to be neglecting their children when it comes to provision of education; health care and protection from abuse.
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Accessibility Audit Team Launched pwds 3

The accessibility audit team composed of representatives of different disabilities will guide architects, constructors and property developers on the required standards.
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PWDs: Govt Doing Little To Address Disability Issues nudipu 2

Uganda has submitted a states party report on the Convention on the Rights of People with Disabilities (CRPD) to the UN for review, as civil society organisations accuse government of doing little to address disability issues.
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Rifts Emerge Between PWDs and Kabale Municipality 1 3

Recently, PWD leaders recommended to council to demolish all buildings without access facilities for PWDs including the municipal council offices under construction. .
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Lira To Build First Secondary School For Blind Children pwds 2

Lira district local government is considering establishing a learning institution that will be offering secondary school education to blind children in the area.
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Community Development Officer Under Fire from PWDs kabale 2

The money in question was budgeted by the district council for the purchase of mobility tools for PWDs in the last financial year
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Employ Sign Language Interpreters, PWDs Appeal disabilities

Agwang, who is herself deaf, narrated that hard of hearing pregnant woman are often neglected when they report to hospitals for medical care.
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