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11:19
11:19

PWD’s Decry Prohibitive Accessibility to Financial Banking Services financial access 1 2

Noah Muwanika, a PWD who walks with the help of clutches cannot access the ATM’s alone. He cannot stand alone, not even standing in the lengthy banking hall queues for hours.
14:00
14:00

Alcohol, Drug Abuse Leading Cause of Mental Illness- Report TRAC.fm 1 3

The Lead Researcher and country Director TRAC FM, Javie Ssozi says that the abuse of alcohol is something that can be traced back to cultural norms in different parts of the country.
16:47
16:47

Tooro, Ankole Worst Places for PWDs to Live-Report TRAC.fm 3 1

The study titled- 'Disability Rights in Uganda-A Community Perspective' was carried out by the National Union of Disabled Persons of Uganda-NUDIPU in collaboration with TRAC FM -an NGO that organizes public debates on policy and governance. The study aimed at finding out what people think of PWDs through radio talk shows.
15:22
15:22

Deaf University Dropout Gives UACE Second Shot to Secure Gov’t Scholarship 1 Top story

Ogwang says he was studying from an inclusive school from Lango College in Lira District where he scored 12 points from PCM/ICT (Physic, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Computer). For a deaf student, this would have been enough for him to secure a government scholarship.
19:33
19:33

Judiciary Gets Draft Guidelines for Trial of PWDS access to justice 1 4

The draft suggests that all disabilities of persons seeking justice or involved in a crime be verified by a professional medical worker and persons living with them. It also suggests the provision of court documents in braille, large print, easy to read and soft copy to enable even visually impaired persons properly prepare for court procedures.
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