28/01/2020

Breaking down the stigma around disability in Northern Uganda


Extension Worker Louis speaking to the group
Extension Worker Louis speaking to the group
"I am a loving father. I help Idi and have learnt to interpret him and understand his behaviour. I have seen other facing similar challenges with children who are disabled in the village, and we now talk about those issues together."

The power of self-help groups

Ripple Effect

On to bigger things

"The Send a Cow teaching has helped a lot - we learnt about rights for people with disabilities, we have constructed latrines and we grow food to eat and sell... We have had agricultural training - we used to just put the crops anywhere in the ground then we were taught to plant our soya in line for easy care and weeding"
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