July 7, 2012

The DRPI South Africa Country Monitoring Project was launched during a seven-day training for project monitors, data analysts and other personnel in Johannesburg at the offices of the National Council for Persons with Physical Disabilities in South Africa. The project is led by the South African Disability Alliance (SADA) with the support of the DRPI Africa Regional […]

March 31, 2012

The DRPI Latin American Regional Training Workshop took place from  March 3rd to 8th in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The workshop, which aimed to develop capacity in monitoring the human rights situation of persons with disabilities was hosted by the DRPI Latin American Regional Center, based in the offices of Fundación Rumbos and partnered with Red por los derechos […]

October 18, 2011

DRPI Canada and the BC Coalition of People with Disabilities co-facilitate a research launch for DRPI Canada’s Vancouver chapter. Forum participants were invited to discuss the DRPI-Canada (Vancouver) draft report and provide their recommendations as to how it can be used to positively influence and protect the human rights of people with disabilities in British Columbia […]

October 3, 2011

Former DRPI Regional Officer for Africa, Oswald Tuyizere, recently presented at a workshop on how the Government of Rwanda could create a barrier-free environment for all Rwandans, especially persons with disabilities. Rwanda Demobilization and Reintegration Commission (RDRC) under the patronage of Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and Disability Rights Promotion International (DRPI) are working for a […]