Policy, legislation and its implementation

  1. Implementing the Humanitarian Inclusion Standards for older people and people with disabilities and IR commitments for the Inclusion Charter and the Charter for People with Disabilities in IRW programmes. 
  2. Developing a disability inclusion policy as an integral part of protection mainstreaming and implement this policy through protective, inclusive and accountable approaches to programming.  

Timeframe and/or implementation plan: 1-2 years         

Representation and empowerment of persons with disabilities

  1. Establishing and strengthening active partnerships with DPOs platforms at both international and national level explicitly reaching out PWD’s representation at all levels of programming ensuring gender and cultural/ contextual sensitivities and supporting and capacitating local DPOs to strengthen and develop the disability movement.  

Timeframe and/or implementation plan: 1- 5 years        

Stereotypes, attitudes and behaviours

  1. Building capacity, knowledge and understanding of IR COs on the CRPD and protective and inclusive programming. 
  2. Tackling stigma and discrimination through a clear faith and disability position and influencing existing initiative of involving faith, traditional and community leaders.  

Timeframe and/or implementation plan: 1- 5 years

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Islamic Relief Worldwide

Islamic Relief works with communities to strengthen their resilience to disasters, and we provide vital emergency aid when disasters occur.

NGO - International