May 2020

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic and Lockdown On Persons with Disabilities A Rapid Assessment Report

The National Federation of Disabled Nepal (NFDN) conducted a rapid assessment to assess the impact of Covid-19 Pandemic and lockdown on persons with disabilities.  This assessment has tried to explore the problem issues and barriers of persons with disabilities under the situation of lockdown. It is expected that this report would be helpful to the government and all other relevant stakeholders and humanitarian organizations to take action on addressing the issues of persons with disabilities for fighting against COVID-19 pandemic. This assessment has been carried out after 21 days of lockdown.