Category: GDRL Deployment Sites

Websites and other digital information on the sites where the Global Disability Rights Library (GDRL) is being deployed via eGranary Digital Libraries.
  • Akshaya Rehabilitation Trust
    • Committed to the care of the helpless, forsaken, mentally ill, old, sick, roadside destitute living and dying on the streets of Madurai by providing healthy food, love, and opportunity to rehabilitate, thereby restoring human dignity.
  • Blind People's Association (India)
    • Works to promote comprehensive rehabilitation of persons with all categories of disabilities through education, training, employ-ment, community based rehabilitation, integrated education, research, publications, human resource development and other innovative means.
  • Centre for Community Development (CCD)
    • CCD is a non-profit voluntary organization working in the Gajapati District of Odisha State, India, to bring qualitative change to the lives of the tribals, disadvantaged and vulnerable sections of the communities. Works in the areas of sustainable livelihood, women empowerment, child rights, good governance, community based rehabilitation for people with disabilities, and rehabilitation of people with HIV and AIDS.
  • Centro Ann Sullivan del Perú (CASP)
    • El Centro Ann Sullivan del Perú (CASP) es una organización de educación sin fines de lucro para servir a la comunidad de personas con habilidades diferentes (como autismo, síndrome de Down, parálisis cerebral o retraso en el desarrollo) y sus familias.
  • Challenge Your Disability Initiative (CYDI)
    • CYDI's mission is to work with persons with disabilities to promote justice and eradicate poverty suffered by them and ensure their human rights are respected
  • Ekta
    • Ekta is a not-for-profit organisation working with the most disadvantaged communities in the Koraput district of Orissa, India. It works to improve health, to secure livelihoods, protect rights, ensure good governance and improve the lives of those living with disabilities.
  • Ethiopian Center for Disability and Development
    • Works to create awareness, promote and facilitate inclusive development, increase economic self-reliance, increase educational opportunity, promote and facilitate research, and provide supports for people with disabilities in Ethiopia. Has content in English and in Amharic.
  • Global Deaf Connection
    • Global Deaf Connection is an international Deaf education, non-governmental organization that is increasing social, economic and educational opportunities for Deaf people in the world's poorest nations. Works in Tanzania, Kenya, Jamaica, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
  • Information Centre on Disability: Tanzania
    • Information Centre on Disability seeks to inform people with disabilities on their rights and convey the message to policy and decision makers, planners, and the entire population on the importance of dismantling attitudinal, environmental and institutional barriers people with disabilities are facing.
  • National Association of Societies for the Care of the Handicapped (NASCOH)
    • The National Association of Societies for the Care of the Handicapped (NASCOH)is the umbrella body for voluntary organisations of and for people with disabilities in Zimbabwe. It has 53 member organisations throughout the country.
  • Pakistan Disabled Foundation
    • The Pakistan Disabled Foundation is a cross-disability organization that works to promote disability rights legislation and to coordinate with local, national, and international level government and non-governmental disability organizations.
  • Samarthanam Trust for the Disabled
    • Samarthanam's mission is to empower the visually impaired, disabled and underprivileged people through developmental initiatives focusing on educational, social, economic, cultural and technological aspects.
  • Sebeta Special Needs Education Teachers College
    • The Sebeta Special Needs Education Teachers College, in Ethopia, is committed to producing Special Needs Education and subject area teachers who have the desired academic knowledge, sufficient professional and research skills, with democratic ideals.
  • Tanzania Federation of Disabled People’s Organizations (SHIVYAWATA)
    • SHIVYAWATA works to ensure that the Tanzania society gives equal opportunities to every disabled person in the recognized, respected , rightfully and human dignified manner.
  • The Bangladesh Protibandhi Kallyan Somity
    • This organization works to ensure the rights of people with disabilities in Bangladesh to improve their socio-economic status and to accelerate the development process through promoting their full participation in Bangladeshi society.
  • The Center for Services and Information on Disability
    • The Centre for Services and Information on Disability (CSID) in Bangladesh offers several progress reports on various efforts to improve the living situation of people with disabilities in Bangladesh. These include reports on children with disabilities, women with disabilities, beggars with disabilities, and people with vision impairments. All reports are in PDF format.
  • The Commission for Human Rights and Good Governance (CHRAGG)
    • The Commission for Human Rights and Good Governance (CHRAGG) is an independent government department, established as the national focal point institution for the promotion and protection of human rights and duties as well as good governance in Tanzania.
  • The National Human Rights Commission of Nigeria
    • The Commission serves as a mechanism for the enhancement of the enjoyment of human rights in Nigeria. It aims to create an enabling environment for extra-judicial recognition, promotion and protection and enforcement of human rights, treaty obligations and providing a forum for public enlightenment and dialogue on human rights issues.
  • The Rural Libraries Resources Development Project
    • This program works in partnership with rural schools and communities in Zimbabwe to develop rural libraries with print and non-print content.
  • Young Power in Social Action
    • YPSA exists to participate with the poor and vulnerable population in Bangladesh with all commitment to bring about their own and society's sustainable development. Most web content is in English but with limited translation to Bengali, French, Chinese, and German.
  • Zambia Deaf Youth and Women (ZDYW) Brochure
    • ZDYW aims to advocate for the rights and equal opportunities for the Deaf Youth and Women.
  • Zimbabwe Disability Rights Organisation Handout
    • A handout describing the activities of the Zimbabwe Disability Rights Organisation