Disability Not A Barrier Initiative (DINABI) today joined other coalition members of Count Disability Nigeria to make the call for inclusive disability data collection exercise in Nigeria. This call was made at a Project Orientation meeting held at Denis Hotel, Abuja organized by the Count Disability Nigeria Coalition led by Disability Right Advocacy Centre (DRAC) and Disability Not A Barrier Initiative (DINABI), Mimi-Jean Foundation and JONAPWD Anambra Chapter as members with support from Disability Right Fund (DRF).
DINABI ENCOURAGES AND SUPPORTS BLIND STUDENTS WITH SOME MATERIALS, CALLS FOR ESTABLISHMENT OF NATIONAL DISABILITY COMMISSION
Disability Not A Barrier Initiative (DINABI) on Wednesday 2nd October, 2019 organized a programme tagged: Back to School Version 2.1 for students with visual impairments at the Government Special School for the Blind, Ikere-Ekiti, Ekiti State. The event which was aimed at sensitizing the students on how to cope with disabilities and how to live a fulfilled life witnessed an influx of various dignitaries from the civil society and government sides.
The Ekiti state governor, Dr John Kayode Fayemi on Monday has appointed the Executive Director of DINABI, Olajide Funso a person with physical disability into the State Steering Committee on Open Government Partnership. In a brief ceremony on Monday 20th September, 2020 at the Governor’s office in Ado-Ekiti, the governor reiterated his administration’s commitment to transparency, accountability and inclusion of all stakeholders into all government programs and policies.