Gender and De-Institutionalization | Transforming Communities for Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities in Preparation for De-Institutionalization on March 8, 4-5pm IST.



Transforming Communities for Inclusion (TCI) is a global organization of people with psychosocial disabilities [an OPD]. TCI predicts a future in which all human rights and full freedoms of people with psychosocial disabilities are realized. We are guided by the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD).



Moderator

Theo Odaudu

Fund for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (DRF).

Diversity and inclusion specialist; human rights advocate.



Speaker

Bhargavi Davar is a well-known mental health activist in India. She is the executive trustee of the Bapu Trust



Waqar Puri is currently a project manager at STEP, the Special Talent Exchange Program, based in Pakistan. He is also a steering committee member of Transforming Communities for Inclusion Asia Pacific (TCI AP), an accessibility advisor to the Global Alliance on Accessible Technologies and Environments (GAATES), and a member of the Pakistan Telecommunications Authorities (PTA) ICT Accessibility Group.



Dorothy Nakato Mubezi is a psychosocial disability advocate. #CRPD #SDG expert and researcher.



Wang Shiou-WU

Taiwan Mad Alliance



Hauwa Ojeifo is a Nigerian sexual violence and mental health activist. She is the first Nigerian to be awarded the Queen's Young Leader Award for her work.

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