VDI Projects

2024 INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY PRESS BRIEFING

On 13th March, 2024 VDI hosted an Interactive Session to Appraise the Implementation of Discrimination Against Persons with Disability (Prohibition) Act 2018. The interactive session which was funded by AMPLIFYCHANGE was part of activities to commemorate 2024 International Women’s Day. The session was attended by distinguished personalities including the Executive Director of VDI, Barrister Catherine […]

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VDI’S 4-DAY CONVERGENCE HERALDING THE TRANSFORMATIVE ONE-DAY STAKEHOLDERS MEETING IN ABUJA NIGERIA

In a triumphant celebration of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, Voice of Disability Initiative orchestrated a captivating four days convergence of stakeholders from different parts of Nigeria in Abuja from 17th December (arrival date) to 20th December 2023 (departure date). The period captured series of lined up activities which included Board and management

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VDI Advocacy and Courtesy Visit on Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights in Enugu and Ebonyi States

In a pioneering initiative supported by AmplifyChange, Voice of Disability Initiative (VDI) embarked on an expansive advocacy and courtesy visit, focusing on the critical issue of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) in Enugu and Ebonyi States. This ground-breaking visit, unfolded across key government offices, establishing a strategic dialogue with influential stakeholders. The Ministry

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VDI Team paid a Courtesy Visit to Key Stakeholders in Kwara State

The inclusion advocacy agenda of VDI to stakeholders in Kwara State was a success as many Ministries, Departments and Agencies expressed their willingness to collaborate with the organization to implement a 2-year project on advancing Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights of women and girls with disabilities being funded by AMPLYCHANGE. The Stakeholders include: The

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VDI builds the capacity of women with disabilities on SRHR, advocacy, human rights violation reporting

Voice of disability initiative (VDI) on Monday 23rd and Tuesday 24th August, 2021 in Abuja organized a 2-day training workshop on rights – based advocacy, human rights reporting and recording system. This project is being implemented by Voice of Disability Initiative with support from AMPLIFY CHANGE. The Chief Executive Officer, VDI, Barr. Catharine Edeh Chinyere

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VDI galvanizes stakeholders to enhance implementation of National Policy on Inclusive Education in the FCT

Voice for Disability Initiative (VDI) on Tuesday, 13th July, 2021 in Abuja organized a One-day roundtable discussion on Barriers and Solutions to an Effective Inclusive Education System. The event is part of the activities of VDI project on Implementation of the Inclusive Education Policy supported by Disability Right Fund (DRF). The CEO of VDI, Barrister Catherine

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VDI charges blind students on positive mindset to disability

Voice of Disability Initiative (VDI) on Thursday 24th of June 2021 in Abuja engaged students with disabilities in school for the blind Jabi, in Mentorship session. It was part of activities of VDI project on Inclusive Education supported by Disability Rights Fund (DRF). The objective of the session was to address the challenges faced by

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VDI charges deaf students on self-confidence, focus minded and goal driven

Voice of Disability Initiative (VDI) on Wednesday 23rd of June 2021 in Abuja engaged students with disabilities and their teachers in school for the Deaf Kuje in Mentorship session. It was part of activities of VDI project on Inclusive Education supported by Disability Rights Fund (DRF). The objective of the session was to address the challenges

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SRHR Outreach: VDI Goes on the Street and Market to Sensitize the Public on the Rights and Prevention of Women with Disabilities from GBV

The sweltering Adamawa heat was so palpable that you could cut through it with a knife. The sun was dazzling bright and one had to squint on going outside. These were not enough to deter the team of Voice of Disability Initiative, who had set out on Tuesday, 4th of May 2021 on a door-to-door

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