Kosovo

Independent Living & Human Rights of Persons with Disabilities

WHAT: The project promotes independent living opportunities for people with disabilities through advocacy, by training Handikos disabled people’s organization branch offices to do advocacy work and by offering legal services to persons with disabilities. WHY: Advocacy and accountability work can result in sustainable improvements in the lives of persons with disabilities. HOW: Advocacy training helps… Read more Independent Living & Human Rights of Persons with Disabilities

KAD Advocacy, Organisational, Sign Language and Interpreter Training Project

WHAT: The project supports the operations of the Kosovo Association of the Deaf by developing its advocacy skills, management and the Kosovo Sign Language. WHY: In Kosovo the literacy rate among the deaf is even ten times worse than among the hearing population. Illiteracy causes multiple problems including unemployment and poverty trap. HOW: By developing… Read more KAD Advocacy, Organisational, Sign Language and Interpreter Training Project