Disability Mainstreaming Seminar - CAE

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The College of Architecture and Engineering held a seminar on disability mainstreaming for student leaders in the college. Participants were taken through pertinent issues concernening persons with Disabilities by the College Librarian Madam Evelyn Anambo who is also a member of the University Committee on Disability mainstreaming. Emphasis was laid on the importance of viewing PWDs as fellow human beings who are equally productive in nation building.

PWDs have to be included in all aspects of University life be it games, team building, employment, student politics etc. Accessibility to University infrastructure by PWDs is necessary so that they too can participate freely in matters academic. She further informed participants that discriminating PWDs is illegal and punishable by law. The constitution of Kenya Cap 54 was largely quoted.

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Fri, 2016-08-12 12:18