Trends/News

INCLUSIVE HEALTH SERVICES

UPHLS is advocating for inclusive health services in collaboration with its key partners by translating into the practical models of disability friendly services in health service provision .
TRAINING OF HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS
Empowering Health care Providers by strengthening their capacities on disability knowledge aiming at giving a friendly services to PWDs in Rwanda
UPGRADE OF HEALTH FACILITIES
Promote the upgrading of health centers in all Districts of Rwanda, through multi-stakeholder partnerships to achieve Inclusive and accessible health services for all categories of PWDs in Rwanda
TECHNICAL SUPPORT
UPHLS collaborates with Central and local levels to provide a technical support aiming at mainstream disability in health care system.

  • 4 January: World Braille Day
  • 8 February: International Epilepsy Day*
  • 21 March: World Down Syndrome Day
  • 2 April: World Autism Awareness Day
  • 13 June: International Albinism Awareness Day
  • 25 June: World Vitiligo Day*
  • 19-25 September: International Week of the Deaf*
  • 28 September: International Day for the Universal Access to Information
  • 5 October: World Habitat Day
  • 8 October: World Sight Day*
  • 10 October: World Mental Health Day
  • 17 October: International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
  • 29 October: World Psoriasis Day*
  • 31 October: World Cities Day
  • 3 December: International Day of Persons with Disabilities
  • 10 December: Human Rights Day