Press Releases

2017-10-24

Big Lottery Fund’s new international programme - the East Africa Disability Fund - awards £2.1 million of funding to six organisations in its first phase.

The funding...

2017-09-26

Yetnebersh Nigussie, a 35 year old lawyer from Ethiopia, receives prestigious award

  • She has dedicated her life to advocating for people with disabilities and gender...
2017-07-10
  • The UN High-Level Political Forum on ‘eradicating poverty’ begins on 10th July
  • A ...
2017-04-27

A group of more than 40 international and national NGOs are today launching a ‘Call to Action on investing in disability-inclusive education’.

The joint call highlights...

2017-02-21

Spokesperson available for comment in Juba, South Sudan on situation of people with disabilities

Sophia Mohammed, Light for the World’s community based...

2016-10-17
  • Disability rights and development organisations launch new research report, #CostingEquity
  • They call on governments & donors to urgently prioritise...
2016-09-12

The global disability and development organization, Light for the World, has spokespeople available for interviews before, during and after the Paralympics (7th Sept-18th Sept...

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