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Education

Computer literacy for blind and low vision pupils

Our Board of Trustees has approved a new project in Sierra Leone.   This project is called ”Capacity building for Blind and low vision pupils including teaching staff in adaptive technology” for The Koidu School in Sierra Leone.   This project is designed to equip blind and low vision pupils with 12 desktops giving them…

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Education

Computer literacy for blind and low vision pupils

This project titled: “Computer literacy skills for blind and low vision pupils” is designed to equip blind and low vision pupils with skills and knowledge to use computer, access email and internet independently. The project will also train blind and sighted teachers so that they can provide better training and technical support to the pupils….

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Education

Computer literacy skills for blind and partially sighted pupils

This project titled: “Computer literacy skills for blind and partially signed pupils” is designed to equip blind and low vision pupils with skills and knowledge to use computer, access email and internet independently. The project will also train blind and sighted teachers so that they can provide better training and technical support to the pupils….

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CAB – Liberian Christian Association of the Blind

  The absence of employment for the blind and partially sighted people in Liberia is alarming. This is further exacerbated by the lack of access to computers and internet connectivity. This project proposes to use Sustain for Life’s adaptive technology expertise to help blind and partially sighted young people and adults to gain computer skills…

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Informatics course for blind and visually impaired children

The Problem Sierra Leone (SL) is one of the poorest countries in the world, with over 50% of the population living in multidimensional poverty. Unfortunately, children with disabilities in SL are often denied their right to education. Many families keep their children out of school and when children with disabilities are enrolled in school, they…

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Education

Kisoro School for the Blind and Deaf

Sustain for Life, with generous funding from Masikini Foundation, supports a residential school for blind, deaf and deaf-blind children in Kisoro, Uganda – a town in Western Uganda near the border of Rwanda and Democratic Republic of Congo. During a field visit to the school in 2012 we saw first-hand the hardships endured by the children…

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