Disability directly and indirectly affects a significant proportion of the world's population. The World Health Organization estimates 15% of people worldwide are affected by disability (over 1 billion people) one household in four is said to include a person with a disability. Disabled people and their families tend to be among the poorest of the poor because of factors including: Lack of education Limited job opportunities Reduced family income because of caring for a dependant
What is the issue, problem, or challenge?
People with Disabilities are not treated like human; society does not provide space for any opportunity. There hundreds people with disabilities are living with any job, due to joblessness; people with disabilities are living tough life. Many of them have committed suicide. NDF has planned to engage people with disabilities in small business to earn their bread in dignified way & with dignified access. NDF has proposed this project with investment of PKR-6000 for one person, who may be engaged.
How will this project solve this problem?
NDF has proposed plan to engage people with disabilities in small business to earn their bread in dignified way & with dignified access. NDF has proposed this project with investment of PKR-6000 for one person, who may be engaged at his/her doorstep. NDF has vocational centers, from many about 250 people have received training in various caders. NDF will engage them as per their ability & command over profession with little investment. NDF will monitor his activities & will ensure market access.
Potential Long Term Impact
Beneficiaries have art of work but have no resources to utilize it. NDF will support with little investment, those will be proved active part of society. They will earn their bread with dignified access & society will accept them & treat like others. In this way any one can map out the impact. There will be great impact on the lives of people with disabilities, they will be refrained from begging, and they will contribute in society.
This project has been retired and is no longer accepting donations.