Projects

■ Knowledge Training (capacity building) for 2250 WWDs from 2009-2017

■ Awareness raising concerning issues relating to the less privileged in the society through leaflets, posters, radio jingle, TV promo, documentary, social media and so on.

■ Establishment of Community SHGs of Women with disabilities nationwide with over 2000 members

■ Distribution of mobility aids ranging from wheelchairs, guide canes, hearing aids, crutches

■ Poverty alleviation programs and Interventions

■ Vocational Skill Training and business setup for Persons with disabilities in Oju Benue state supported by Australian Aid, Lafia Nasarawa State supported by Isaac Moghalo Foundation, Benin-City and Igueben Edo State supported by TY Danjuma Foundation, Afikpo, Ebonyi state as supported by US Consulate, Lagos (2014-2018)

■ Coalition of Women with Disability Led Advocacy Project: Prioritizing Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights for Women and Girls with Disabilities in Nigeria, 2019-2020 (Disability Rights Fund)

■ Inclusive Eye Health Project in Kogi state, 2020-2022, Sightsavers

■ Awareness Raising Project for Gender Based Violence and SRHR for Women and Girls with Disabilities UNFPA 2020-2021

■ Advocacy Project: Inclusion and Implementation of Budgeting for SRHR of Women and Girls with Disabilities (WGWDs), African Women Development Fund, 2021

■ Advocacy Project for Gender Based Violence for Women and Girls with Disabilities, Disability Rights Fund, 2021

SUBMISSION TO UN

■ WEI Submission to the CEDAW Committee: Comments on draft update to General Recommendation No. 19 endorsed by Advocacy for Women with Disabilities Initiative (AWWDI), September 2016

■ WEI partnered with AWWDI for a CEDAW Nigeria Country Review Submission, October 2016

■ NGO Submission to the Human Rights Committee for its Development of Nigeria’s List of Issues, April 30, 2018

To open our policy brief on the economic impact of covid-19, please click the link below:

https://bit.ly/34p5qvP

 

Gender Based Violence Core Concepts

Presentation on GBV _DRF Coalition Training