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.

The Prospects and Situation of Accessibility In Nepal : Collection of Articles

NFDN has published this collection of articles on “Accessibility” with the support of architects/engineers, academicians (University professors), disaster actors, accessibility promoters and disability rights activists. This book has covered different aspects of accessibility and universal design. It has treated accessibility as crosscutting issues for various sectors i.e. sports, disaster risk management, transport system, tourism, employment…

Checklist for Accessibility Audit

Barrier free environment is inevitable to all for independence, convenience and safety. It must be accessible to fulfill needs of those people equally including persons with various types of disabilities. Having this matter into the high consideration, this checklist is developed in assessing the various infrastructures and other services. The checklist has been prepared through…

The Emergence of Accessible Tourism in Nepal Prospects and Problems

This research brief on ‘The Emergence of Accessible Tourism in Nepal Prospects and Problems’ provides an overview on prospects and the existing situation of accessible tourism in Nepal. The tourism sector has witnessed phenomenal growth in terms of the number of tourists traveling across the world in recent decades. It is estimated that annually more than…

पहुँचयुक्त भौतिक वातावरणका लागि शौचालय

‘पहुँचयुक्त भौतिक वातावरणका लागि शौचालय’ नामक प्रकाशनमा सबै प्रकारका प्रयोगकर्ताहरुको क्षमतालाई सम्बोधन हुने गरी पहुँचयुक्त शौचालय बनाउने उपायहरू प्रदान गरिएको छ । नेपाल सरकारले जारी गरेको अपाङ्गता भएका ब्यक्तिका लागि पहुँचयुक्त भौतिक संरचना तथा सञ्चार सेवा निर्देशिका—२०६९ मा पहुँचयुक्त शौचालय निर्माणका लागि आधारभूत मापदण्ड एवम् सर्तहरू तोकिएका छन् । सोहि निर्देशिका, सर्वमान्य संरचनाको सिद्धान्त र महासँघको केही असल…

पहुँचयुक्त भौतिक वातावरणका लागी र्‍याम्प

पहुँचयुक्त भौतिक वातावरणका लागी र्‍याम्पमा सबै प्रकारका प्रयोगकर्ताहरुको क्षमतालाई सम्बोधन हुनेगरी पहुँचयुक्त र्‍याम्प बनाउने उपायहरू प्रदान गरिएको छ । नेपाल सरकारले जारी गरेको अपाङ्गता भएका ब्यक्तिका लागि पहुँचयुक्त भौतिक संरचना तथा सञ्चार सेवा निर्देशिका—२०६९ मा पहुँचयुक्त र्‍याम्प निर्माणका लागि आधारभूत मापदण्ड एवम् सर्तहरू तोकिएका छन् । सोहि निर्देशिका, सर्वमान्य संरचनाको सिद्धान्त र महासँघको केही असल…

Report on Accessibility Audit on Kathmandu Nepal

Report on Accessibility Audit on Kathmandu Nepal is an overview on the status of implementation of “Accessible Physical Infrastructure and communication Services Directive for persons with disabilities 2013” and other national and international commitments Nepal has made at the ground level. Advocates, activists, organizations, individuals or groups working round the clock to raise awareness on…

प्रकाशन: असल अभ्यास

राष्ट्रिय अपाङ्ग महासँघको जिल्ला च्याप्टर र स्वावलम्बन समुहले आफ्नो कार्यक्षेत्रमा गरेका असल अभ्यास र सह्रानीय कामहरुको वारेमा छोटकरीमा यस पुस्तकमा समेट्ने प्रयास गरिएको छ । यसवाट अन्य अपाङ्गता भएका ब्यक्ति तथा सँस्थाहरुले केही सिक्न र आफ्नो व्यवहारमा उतार्न सकुन् भन्ने यस पुस्तक प्रकाशनको अभिप्राय रहेको छ। यस प्रकासनमा समावेश भएका सामाग्री निम्मानुसर प्रकासित गरिएको छ।…

प्रकाशन: अपाङ्गता भएका व्यक्तिहरूको अधिकारका लागि जनवकालत

जनवकालत गर्ने वा सो विषयमा तालिम सञ्चालन गर्नेहरूका लागि एक सहयोगी पुस्तिका यो प्रकाशन राष्ट्रिय अपाङ्ग महासंघ नेपालले आफुले गरेका काम, सिकाई र उपलब्धीहरूलाई सदस्य संस्था, अपाङ्गता भएका व्यक्ति र आम जनसमुदायमा पुर्‍याउन गर्दै आएको निरन्तर प्रयासको एउटा उदाहरण हो। यस प्रकाशन बाट हाम्रा सदस्य संस्थाहरूले महासंघले गरेका राम्रा अभ्यास, प्रयोग गरेका सफल पद्दति र…

The Web Accessibility Guide: Promoting Web for All

The web accessibility guide – Promoting web for all is a publication that is prepared by NFDN to support web professionals (designers/developers) to create websites that are accessible and usabled for all users including people with disabilities. The techniques and concepts discussed in this book are based on web content accessibility guideline produced by W3C….