BOFOD Welcomes SAFOD Secretariat to Botswana

On 4 February 2015, BOFOD held a courtesy meeting to officially welcome back the SAFOD Secretariat, particularly its new Director General, Mr. Mussa Chiwaula, to Botswana. During the meeting, BOFOD gave a brief report on its programs and relationships that it had cultivated with other stakeholders. BOFOD Coordinator, Ms. Shirley Keoagile, said BOFOD was made up ofContinue reading “BOFOD Welcomes SAFOD Secretariat to Botswana”

FODPZ Cherishes Turning Point in its Revival Bid

The first quarter of the year 2015 was a turning point for SAFOD’s national affiliate in Zimbabwe, the Federation of Organisations of Disabled People in Zimbabwe (FODPZ). It is one of the few affiliates that has experienced internal institutional challenges over the past years which resulted in the federation’s declining institutional capacity (and to someContinue reading “FODPZ Cherishes Turning Point in its Revival Bid”

NFPDN Elects New Executive Members at National Congress

On 11th to the 12th February 2015, the  National Federation of People with Disabilities in Namibia (NFPDN) organized a National Congress held at Keetmanshoop which elected eight new Board Members of NFPDN. With financial and technical support from the Ministry of Health and the Office of the Prime Minister, the Congress was an outcome ofContinue reading “NFPDN Elects New Executive Members at National Congress”