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Disability seminar held in Wka, Mkg

Disability seminar held in Wka, Mkg
Organizers and participants of the Wokha Awareness Camp & Seminar on Disability program.
Dimapur | Publish Date: 7/10/2018 12:24:07 AM IST
 Nagaland Parents’ Association for the Disabled (NAPAD) conducted an Awareness Camp & Seminar on Disability Program at Lotha Tribal Council hall, Wokha town on July 6.
The programs were aimed at sensitizing various church leaders, faith based organizations & other civil societies on the issue of disabilities so that they may, in turn, disseminate the information and sensitize society.
A press release from NAPAD stated that, the participants were pastors and members of Wokha Town Lotha Baptist Church, Christian Revival Church, Pentecost Church, Assembly of God Church, Police Baptist Church and Nepali Baptist Church. The president and members of the Lotha Hoho also attended the program.
A similar program was also conducted at Chang Baptist Church, Mokokchung town in collaboration with the CURE Foundation, Mokokchung on July 7. Participants of the program were the AKM student’s body, pastors & church leaders from different denominations, newspaper reporters, PwDs & parents.
In both the programs, Kapochu-O Naleo, general secretary, NAPAD delivered the key note address and highlighted the various activities of NAPAD. 
Resource person Mary Lotha, special educator spoke on the topic “What is disability?” and highlighted the various types of disabilities and inclusion of PwDs.
Resource person Tongpang L Jamir, master trainer, Nagaland State Legal Services Authority & Legal Advisor of NAPAD spoke on the topic, “Legal Rights of Persons with Disabilities”. He highlighted various legal provisions on rights and entitlements of PwDs.

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