Disability

Fashion show to help promote disability awareness this weekend

A different kind of fashion show featuring adaptive clothing and models with varying abilities designed to raise awareness of disability is set for this weekend.  The event, running under the theme: “Scars to beauty marks and perception to perfection”, will be held on Sunday,...

Thursday, December 12, 2019 - 10:21am

Call for jobs quota for persons living with disability

There is a pressing need for the Government to put in place a ‘quota system’ whereby employers should be required to dedicate at least 5 per cent of positions to persons living with disability, activists have said.  Quota system is a method whereby a regulator sets a limit on...

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 12:09am

A disabled child is not a curse - Kaboneka

The Minister of Local Government Francis Kaboneka has called for an end to stigma against persons with disabilities as it threatens their welfare and inclusiveness in development projects. He was speaking during a disability summit taking place in Kigali which is part of global disability summit...

Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 12:40am