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July 16, 2018

EFCA Board of Trustees meeting was held in Almaty

Eurasia Foundation of Central Asia (EFCA) hosted the regular meeting of the EFCA Board of Trustees on July 13, 2018 in Almaty.
July 4, 2018

USAID Project: Vacation for teachers and harmonious relationships with students

On June 29, 2018, the team of the USAID "TEENS - Accessible and Qualitative Assistance" project organized a webinar regarding psychological support
July 3, 2018

"3.2.1 Start!" project winners announced

On June 28, 2018, the final competition of the "3.2.1. Start!" project was held, the winner of which was Rahim Aybek with his project of Tazalyk

December 7, 2017

Training “Inclusive building design: construction and accessibility for PWD” brought together the heads of various institutions in Pavlodar

Public Foundation “Accessible Pavlodar” hosted in Pavlodar 12 trainings “Inclusive building design: construction and accessibility for people with disabilities”. The event was organized within the frames of USAID project “Good Governance Initiative Fund”. Sessions were held almost every day through November.

Thus, a series of trainings was participated by advisors to akims on the affairs of people with disabilities, specialists from the departments of employment and social programs; experts from the Center for the development of youth initiatives; representatives of pre-school institutions, schools, colleges, universities, specialists from such spheres as healthcare, culture, architecture, etc.

Training program focused on the analysis of the Legislative framework for organization of barrier free environment for PWD and limited mobility; regulatory documents on functionality of social infrastructure buildings.

“First, I’d like to express my thanks for helping those who are in need. I have learned many useful things for my work”, - commented one of the training participants.  

As for another attendee, “he plans to study construction norms for buildings to be adapted for people with disabilities and limited mobility”.

“Training was useful. Materials were presented in the most accessible way, video materials were also attracted. Knowledge acquired at the training will be put into practice”, -the other attendee added.

On December 4, 2017 the round table “Inclusive building design: public services, urban environment, stigma overcoming”, finalizing a serious of trainings, was hosted. Speakers for that event were Benjamin Alayev, Chairman for the Commission on human rights of people with disabilities and Zakhira Begaliyeva, Advisor to the Education and Science Minister of Kazakhstan, Coordinator of the USAID/GGIF project “Public services – available to all”.

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