Since 2006, UPHLS has conducted a multitude of interventions targeting HIV&AIDS prevention and social impact mitigation among persons with disabilities. Those interventions covered evidence building and the establishment of disability-friendly health facilities. UPHLS is strengthening structures for advocacy to induce the change in the way HIV services are being provided to PWDs. This is done by characterized more involvement, increased interest, and confidence of different stakeholders in mainstreaming disability into HIV/AIDS services provision.

  • 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