Devolopment of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization for Disabled (DESCOD)

Misson and activities:

1)To distribute supplementary articles of education among the disabled and exhort them.
2)To make an accommodation to practice decent typed cultural function among them.
3)To promote an atmosphere of mall awareness and mutual co-operation among the local people about the disabled class.
4)To make them aware about their rights and duties to the society.
5)To increase mass awareness displaying the cause of being disabled before them

Our non governmental, non-profit, organization works at the national level.

We consider ourselves as part of the international Independent Living and Disability Rights Movement.

Our organization is mainly run, controlled and represented by disabled people.

We have expertise, or are interested in cooperating with other organizations, in the areas of:

Some Program taken and adopted

1)Distributing supplementary articles of education and providing with stipend.
2)Forming information center camp aidful for disabled student.
3)Blood donating program.
4)Distributing woolen cloth among the disabled.
5)Arranging skill development program for disabled.
6)Pestering, bannering and writing column in newspaper to create mass awareness.
7)Conducting study tour and cultural function.
8)Making service camp for the disabled applicant.

We may be able to refer disabled persons to wheelchair accessible housing or transportation or other services in our city.

We have traineeships or volunteer positions that people with disabilities are welcome to apply for.

Our traineeships or volunteer positions are open to applicants from abroad.

People planning to come to our city are welcome to contact us to find out about accessibility and services in Dhaka. We may be able to help with information.

Contact us:

Contact person:Mizanura Rahman Kiron
Email:descod_bd@yahoo.com
Phone:+8801718072965
Home page is not working: - http://www.descod.webs.com
Address:Room No-10, Teachers Student Center, Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka.1342
Dhaka
Bangladesh
Bangladesh

This entry added: Thursday 19th March 2009. (record #1785) Changed: Tuesday 5th May 2009.