Promoting Philanthropy in East Africa

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Philanthropy for decades and decades has concentrated its efforts on Poverty education and health leaving out other sectors.Living with a disability means facing yet another form of inequality that intersects with everything philanthropies do, including issues as disparate as poverty alleviation, voting rights, criminal justice,

NOTHING ABOUT US WITHOUT US: Building a Disability Movement in East Africa

NOTHING ABOUT US WITHOUT US: BUILDING A DISABILITY MOVEMENT IN EAST AFRICA Mike O’maera- EAPN There are over a billion people in the world living with various disabilities. Persons with disabilities have had to battle against biased assumptions, harmful stereotypes, and irrational fears for many centuries. The stigmatization of disability resulted in the social and…