Official title of the project

Assistive technologies as a way for enhancing labor rights of people with disabilities

Sectors

Project information

Subtitle
The objective is to contribute integration of assistive technologies in economic/job creation areas in order to develop equal participation of male and female persons with disabilities in social, economic and political life in Serbia.
Region / City
Cities
Serbia
Total budget of programme / project

37,690.00 EUR

Implementation period
2010. Dec - 2011. Dec
Expected results
  1. Empowered civil society organizations of people with disabilities on assistive technologies, advocacy and human rights and through the creation of the informal network of these organizations.
  2. Created the initiative with policy recommendations on using assistive technologies in Serbia supported by 26 civil society organization and provincial and national policy makers
  3. Raised awareness of broader community on the importance of the use of assistive technologies
Beneficiary

Civil society organizations of people with disabilities

Partners

Ecumenical Humanitarian Organisation

Damir Krkobabic, project coordinator

Target Groups

Target group: Civil society organizations of people with disabilities

Final beneficiaries: people with disabilities and their families

Programme/Project objectives

  1. To strengthen the capacities of civil society organizations of people with disabilities in the field of assistive technologies and advocacy
  2. To develop the initiative on implementing assistive technologies in Serbia
  3. To support awareness-raising of national political structures and broader community about the importance of the use of assistive technologies