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Spoken English online training

Mon, 06/03/2019 - 15:43 -- geeta.nair

Desai foundation for
Change is ready to open another batch of spoken English online training  for visually impaired. Our training is    divided in to two courses
1.        Academic course:  in this course,  candidate will learn the English language from beginning. We have 4 level in this course, namely, foundation, basic, intermediate and advance.
2.      . functional course: this course is a  platform for those who knows English language. But need to practice.
   Training requirements:  candidates course or course level will be determined by pretest,

Learning Session To The Mumbai Metro, Blind Graduates Forum of India (BGFI

 The Blind Graduates Forum of India brings to you yet another experiential learning session that you will eternally cherish.
The Mumbai Metro turns 5 this year and what better way to celebrate than with all of us? Here’s your chance to know more about the metro system and its features, accessibility and enjoy a ride on the metro.
This will be followed by a tasty  lunch.
When: Saturday, 8th June, 10.30 a.m. to 1 p.m. followed by lunch at 1 P.M.
Where: Andheri metro station
What You Can Expect:

INFORMATION TOWARDS COMMUNITY

Organizing “INFORMATION TOWARDS COMMUNITY” a  Comprehensive Online Programme Series on Rights of Persons with Disability:
"Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family."
Kofi Annan, the former UN Secretary General.
Greetings from RSGE Team
In consonance with the above mentioned saying,
Dear Fraternity Members, Introduction of RPD Act 2016 is considered as a new era in the field of Differently abled Community of the nation.

Saksham, on a mission to give sight to the blind

Mon, 06/03/2019 - 13:16 -- geeta.nair

Bengaluru: India is home to the world’s largest visually impaired population at over 50 lakhs (according to the 2011 census). The country also tops the chart for the largest population of corneal blind in the world. Though many of these visually impaired people can be helped with vision, taboos surrounding organ donation has made the task herculean and left these disabled people behind.

Opinion| ICC World Cup and challenges for fans with visual disabilities

Mon, 06/03/2019 - 12:24 -- geeta.nair

The long awaited 2019 Cricket World Cup has arrived. The Indians begin their campaign against South Africa on June 5 at The Rose Bowl, Southampton. As far as India is concerned, the World Cup is the biggest sporting event. Now that the Lok Sabha Election results have been announced, the focus of the nation will shift to cricket for the next month or so.

Online training in digital accessibility for visually impaired people opens doors to new job opportunities

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 11:34 -- geeta.nair

The National Association for the Blind is organising online programmes on digital accessibility training for visually impaired people. This is important given the potential growth of job opportunities companies need people who can test websites and other digital mediums to ensure they are accessible for people with disabilities.

This visually-impaired student from Chhattisgarh scores big in 12th CBSE exam

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 11:14 -- geeta.nair

R Prajapati, a visually-impaired student from Chhattisgarh’s Balrampur passed 12th CBSE examination with flying colours by scoring 82%. Prajapati achieved this feat by studying from Delhi Government’s school in Braille system. His achievement was also acknowledged by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, and he got a congratulatory letter. “There were no facilities for me in our village so I asked my parents to find a school for me. I'm feeling happy, I'll continue studying further," he said. Prajapati aims to crack UPSC civil services exams.

STORE ASSISTANT GR-II (W-3)

Thu, 05/30/2019 - 16:35 -- geeta.nair

RAMAGUNDAM FERTILIZERS AND CHEMICALS LIMITED
NATIONAL FERTILIZERS LIMITED
4 TH FLOOR, MOHTA BUILDING,
4, BHIKAJI CAMA PALACE,
NEW DELHI - 110066, PHONE: 011-26701400, FAX: 011-26180729
Advertisement No.: 02(RFCL)/2019

Highlights of the advertisement are given below, for complete details visit http://www.nationalfertilizers.com/images/pdf/career/RFCL/rfcl-jeaw3.pdf  or refer to the Employment News dated 25th May 2019, page no. 28

NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON EMPLOYMENT & DIGITAL ACCESSIBILITY FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

NATIONAL  CONFERENCE ON EMPLOYMENT & DIGITAL ACCESSIBILITY FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

31 May, 2019, Juniper, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi
Organized by National Association for the Blind - Delhi
Supported by ALTRON
 
A dialogue between corporates, NGOs and persons with disabilities to promote employment and digital accessibility 

Visually impaired med aspirant gets reprieve

Thu, 05/30/2019 - 10:38 -- geeta.nair

Chennai: Madras high court directed the authorities to allot a medical seat to a minor student with more than 40 % visual impairment. The court pointed out that the notification issued by the Medical Council of India dated February 4, 2019 making persons with visual impairment of low vision and blindness equivalent to or more than 40 per cent ineligible to join the medical course, would operate prospectively and it cannot be given effect to retrospectively.

Lower Division Clerk, Multi Tasking Staff (Central University of Kerala (CUK), Kasaragod, Kerala

Wed, 05/29/2019 - 17:25 -- geeta.nair

Central University of Kerala (CUK), Kasaragod, Kerala
Tejaswini Hills, Periye, 
Kasargod-671316
Advertisement No. NT/5/2018) 

Highlights of the advertisement are given below, for complete details visit: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1vSvhF12XU-44RViDD74qapM47MXA8fKx/view

The last date for submission of online application is: 30.06.2019

Assistant Professor (CENTRAL UNIVERSITY OF TAMIL NADU)

Wed, 05/29/2019 - 11:53 -- geeta.nair

CENTRAL UNIVERSITY OF TAMIL NADU
Neelakudi Campus
Kangalancherry
Thiruvarur- 610 005
Advertisement No. CUTN/T/01/2019

Highlights of the advertisement are given below, for complete details visit https://cutn.ac.in/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/TEACHING_ADVT_01_2019_16052019.pdf

The completed application along with enclosures should be submitted on or before 21.06.2019

Daughter's visual impairment leads mom to become educator for those with loss of sight

Wed, 05/29/2019 - 10:59 -- geeta.nair

BOW -- Delaney Spain-Kelly was diagnosed at 18 months with an inoperable brain tumor in her hypothalamus.

Despite multiple rounds of chemotherapy aimed at controlling the tumor's growth, the malignancy began to press against Delaney's optic cavity, leading to severe vision loss.

She has light perception in her right eye and a quarter of her field of vision in her left.

Delaney is 9 years old. Doctors have predicted she will lose her sight completely by the time she reaches adulthood.

Thailand Tour Package in July for V.I. only ( Travel option from Anywhere in India)

I am Amit Jain from Rising Star Tours & Travels.
You might have heard about me or my company. I am organizing super rebated trips for Visually Impaired people only.  Till now We have done trips To Rishikesh, Jaipur, Jim Corbett and now are taking V.I. to Mussoorie on August 1st for 4 days in just 2999/- ( All inclusive) from Delhi. Still, we have seats available for this trip. (If anybody is interested)

ASSISTANTS, Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation

Tue, 05/28/2019 - 12:23 -- geeta.nair

Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation
(Ministry of Labour & Employment, Govt. of India)
Bhavishya Nidhi Bhawan, 14-Bhikaji Cama Place,
New Delhi-110066

F. No. Exam.4(1)2019/Assistant

Highlights of the advertisement are given below, for complete details visit https://www.epfindia.gov.in/site_docs/PDFs/Recruitments_PDFs/Exam_RR_Assistan_51.pdf

Dates for submission of OnLine Application are from 30th May, 2019 to 25th June, 2019.

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