RISE (Rural Initiatives in Sustainability and Empowerment)

Misson and activities:

To develop capacity of the community activists so that they can play an active role in their society as agents of change for changing the attitude and behavior of at community and State level towards people/children liivng with disabilities.

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

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

Our organization is to some degree run, controlled and represented by disabled people.

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

Awareness raising.
Children with disabilities.
Coalition building and networking.
Research.
Self-advocacy.

Contact us:

Contact person:Mohammad Ismail
Email:rise@psh.paknet.com.pk
Phone:0092 91 247536
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Address:Street A-14, Ittehad Colony
25000
Peshawar
NWFP
Pakistan

This entry added: Tuesday 2nd March 2004. (record #607) Changed: Saturday 18th June 2005.