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    Congratulations Nav Bharat Jagriti Kendra (NBJK)

      CBM congratulates Mr. Girija Satish, Founder President and Executive Director of NBJK, a CBM supported organization, who has been awarded Asia Philanthropy Award (APA), 2019 at Seoul. CBM has been providing financial and technical support to NBJK on Inclusive Eye Health and Disability Inclusive Development for over a decade. NBJK is a Jharkhand based […]

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    Dr Sara, Managing Trustee, CBM India to co-design a course on CBID at University of Melbourne

    Dr Sara Varughese, Managing Trustee, CBM India Trust was selected by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India, as a member of the technical team to co-design a course on CBID with the University of Melbourne from 13-17 April, 2019. This development is under the MOU signed between the Governments of India […]

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    CBM receives Zero Project Innovation Award 2017

    CBM’s disability inclusive organic farming project in India has been awarded the Zero Project Innovation Award 2017 for innovative practice for innovative practice on creating self-employment and livelihood opportunities. The recognition celebrates the inclusive approach with persons with disabilities in leadership roles creating opportunities for the entire community. The multi-state project brings together persons with […]

  • Stronger Together for Universal Eye Health: WSD 2016

    Stronger Together for Universal Eye Health: WSD 2016

    The call to action for WSD 2016 focuses on partnerships and friendships, celebrating the spirit of ‘Stronger Together’ for Universal Eye Health. The World Sight Day (WSD) is observed every year on the second Thursday of October to bring a global focus on eye health, prevention of blindness and vision impairment. The call to action […]

  • Call for ‘inclusive spirit’ in new education policy

    Call for ‘inclusive spirit’ in new education policy

      Children from different parts of India recently came together in the national capital from 23rd to 26th July 2016, to develop recommendations for the new National Education Policy. The consultation was significant as children, including children with disabilities from CBM supported projects, came together for three days to pool their experiences, struggles, and expectations […]

  • CBM empaneled in Government’s Accessible India Campaign

    CBM empaneled in Government’s Accessible India Campaign

    In recognition for its ongoing work on highlighting universal accessibility for inclusion, CBM India has been empaneled as one of the domain experts and resource in accessibility for the Government of India’s Accessible India Campaign.   CBM India is one of the 18 organisations and institutions enlisted as ‘Access Auditors under Accessible India Campaign’ through […]

  • Comics for awareness on Disability and Inclusion

    Comics for awareness on Disability and Inclusion

    Leveraging the popular format of cartoons with visual appeal and simple messaging, CBM has come up with a series of comics and posters on disability and inclusion to reach new audiences and add to the public resources for stronger association with disability issues. One of the challenges in garnering support for the inclusion of people […]

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    A step towards Accessible-Elections 2019

    District Election Commissioner and State Disability Commissioner (SDC), Ranchi issued a letter of authorization to CBM supported organization CSS (Chotanagpur Sanskritik Sangh) to ensure and facilitate accessible voting in 12 Booths at Ranchi & Gumla district, Jharkhand. CSS under campaign SVEEP (Systematic Voter’s Education and Electoral Participation) collaborated with State level DPO (Disabled People’s Organisation), […]

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    “Self Advocacy” Workshop for Persons with Disability

    Inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities in livelihood schemes has always been a challenge. Their participation in MGNREGA or SRLM remains negligible, if not zero. Centered around this thought a joint action plan between CBM, Bhartiya Viklang Jan Forum (BVJF) and Parivaar – NCPO (National Confederation of Parents Organizations) was created which focused on training […]

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    Workshop on Universal Design & Accessibility

    Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Government of India, initiated a nation-wide “Accessible India Campaign” (Sugamya Bharat Abhiyan)in 2015 for achieving universal accessibility for people with disabilities. One major objective of the campaign is to create more accessible Government buildings. CBM has been promoting universal accessibility as a cross-cutting principle through its programmes and also […]