Support for people with disabilities to improve their status

In the morning of February 21, the Department of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs in collaboration with the Center for Action for Community Development (ACDC) organized the launching ceremony of the project "Enhancing opportunities and empowering people with disabilities." disability ". Attending the ceremony were Vice Chairman Nguyen Dung.

D and implement projects which aid grant "Strengthening opportunities and empowerment for people with disabilities period 2018 - 2021 in Thua Thien Hue province" by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) through the Action Center for Community Development (ACDC) with a capital of nearly VND 6 billion (equivalent to US $ 263,726), the implementation time is until August 30, 2021.

The project "Strengthening opportunities and empowerment for people with disabilities" is implemented by ACDC Center in the period of 2018-2021 in 3 provinces: Quang Tri, Thua Thien Hue and Quang Nam. Partners of the project include: Ministry of Health; Ministry of Transport and related central partners; Provincial People's Committee, relevant institutions and provincial Disabled People Association. The project activities are designed to target specific expected outcomes corresponding to the three main components of the project in turn: Relevant policies for people with disabilities are developed, reviewed and adjusted. physical; The capacity to implement policies on people with disabilities for related agencies has been strengthened and ultimately promoted the implementation of policies for people with disabilities.

The project "Enhancing opportunities and empowering people with disabilities" is expected to create positive changes in access for people with disabilities and build sustainable support models for people with disabilities.

Source: Cong Thong Tin Dien Tu ,Thua Thien Hue