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Afghan artist brushes aside disability to open arts centre

Afghan artist brushes aside disability to open arts centre

Unable to use her hands, arms, or legs, Afghan artist Robaba Mohammadi has defied unlikely odds in a country that routinely discriminates against women and disabled people.

Qatar affirms keenness in empowering persons with disabilities

Qatar affirms keenness in empowering persons with disabilities

Qatar affirmed its keenness to adopt and implement many policies and programmes to enable persons with disabilities to live in dignity, stressing that the protection of the rights of persons with disabilities are guaranteed ...

Minister calls for adopting plans for women with disabilities

Minister calls for adopting plans for women with disabilities

HE the Minister of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs, Dr Issa Saad al-Jafali al-Nuaimi has stressed the need for communities to adopt and apply plans and projects that benefit women with special needs.

Qatar lends a helping hand to people with autism

Qatar lends a helping hand to people with autism

Qatar gives increasing importance to people with disabilities of all categories, especially those with autism, ministers said.

Qatar keeping pace with digital age, says minister

Qatar keeping pace with digital age, says minister

The QDGTP, being implemented by the Ministry of Transport and Communications, aims to build highly qualified management and boost leadership capabilities of technology personnel.

Mada signs three partneagreements at Gulf conference

Mada signs three partneagreements at Gulf conference

The Qatar Assistive Technology Centre (Mada) has signed three partnership agreements with local, regional and global organisations at the first Gulf Region Education Assistive Technology ...

SC to involve volunteers with disabilities for World Cup

SC to involve volunteers with disabilities for World Cup

The Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) has organised the first ever Accessibility Forum workshop to identify the training requirements and opportunities for a diverse volunteer workforce.