Community Forum by Mobility Foundation at Lungni.

Under the empowerment domain, the pluriform indicated that 1026 direct and indirect beneficiaries participated in the Child Empowerment(CE) program through the community forums.  The mobility programs through community forum. Mobility foundation organized community forum which targeted community members such as opinion leaders, elders, chiefs, PTA, SMC, youth groups etc. to empower them on the rights of persons with disabilities to education, health and community participation. It was made known to them that every Ghanaian has the right to partake in decision making and local development process as enshrined in the 1992 constitution of Ghana. They were also advised to help persons with disabilities to access available services. The forum increased the interest of the chiefs and other members to support and involve persons with disabilities in decision making instead of seeing them as passive members.

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