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By Greaterman Chivandire Teenagers with disabilities face additional challenges to those faced by most teenagers. Apart from the difficulties all teenagers face at school and in their transition from childhood to adulthood, teenagers with disabilities face other problems related to their disability. One of them is just being accepted as...

Herald Reporter Government and a dis- ability rights organisation yesterday signed a memorandum of understanding to eliminate discrimination and barriers to participation and learning for children with disabilities in the country.Speaking at the signing ceremony, the Minister of Primary and Secondary Education, Dr Lazarus Dokora, said Government was committed to...

Tatenda Shunyai 09 April 2017, BIKITA - Leonard Cheshire Disability Zimbabwe (LCDZ) through Margareta Hugo (Copota) School for the blind and Jairos Jiri Association last week donated three wheelchairs to the disabled in Bikita under their initiative called Child Empowerment. Those who benefited from the donation are Chido Munaye (16)...

Lloyd Shunje 03 April 2017, MASVINGO - Humanitarian organisation Leonard Cheshire Disability Zimbabwe (LCDZ) last week donated a Toyota Hilux double cab 2016 edition to Margaret Hugo (Copota) Primary School for the blind. The car was received by Reformed Church in Zimbabwe (RCZ) Education Secretary Samson Shava, Copota head Simbarashe...

The Leonard Cheshire Disability Zimbabwe Trust has embarked on a new project aimed at preventing and responding to violence against girls and women with disabilities. Entitled Access to Justice for Girls and Women with Disabilities, the project will run for three years until the end of 2017. Girls and women...

Senator David Coltart Westwood, Harare, 15th September 2011  Address by Education Minister David Coltart at the School for All: 30th Anniversary of Leonard Cheshire Zimbabwe Trust Launch of an Inclusive Education manual entitled “Breaking Down Barriers to Inclusive Education in Zimbabwe” Ladies and Gentlemen and Children The Inclusive Education Teacher’s Handbook...

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