Sightsavers is co-hosting an event at the 9th Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.
Sightsavers’ Global Advocacy Advisor Gertrude Oforiwa Fefoame has been chosen as Ghana’s candidate for the United Nations Expert CRPD.
The effects of interventions designed to improve the labour market situation for adults with physical/sensory disabilities in LMICs.
We asked you to help get a question about disability on the agenda for discussions with the candidates for United Nations Secretary General – and it worked.
Women with disabilities often face double, or rather triple, discrimination: for being disabled, for being women and for being poor.
The objective of the project was to ensure people with disabilities can participate equally in socio-economic activities and community life.
I’d like to draw attention to the rights of women during disasters.
Gertrude Fefoame, Sightsavers’ Global Advocacy Advisor, has been nominated to join the United Nations Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.