Assisting Iraqis With Disabilities

by Mercy Corps
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Summary

An extensive awareness campaign across the country targeting both people with disabilities and the general public in order to improve understanding and promote inclusion of people with disabilities.
$2,000
total raised
2
donors
0
monthly donors
11
years active

Challenge

To support a local NGO promoting awareness of disabilities issues and rights. $1,000 will print the awareness poster designs in the local newspapers for 2 weeks to further promote the message of inclusion and rights for persons with disabilities.

Solution

Organize competitions to develop posters that have positive messages about the inclusion of people with disabilities. The winning designs and slogans will be developed into a color poster and printed and distributed throughout Iraq.

Long-Term Impact

The project aims at improving understanding and promotion of inclusion of people with disabilities. The activity will raise the awareness among the participants and help to convey the message among community members.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).

Resources

http:/​/​www.usaid.gov/​iraq/​
US Agency for International Development

Organization Information

Mercy Corps

Location: Portland, OR - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.mercycorps.org

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