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NCDA commences Trainer’s Training on Gender Equality focusing on Women with Disabilities

NCDA commences Trainer’s Training on Gender Equality focusing on Women with Disabilities

The National Council on Disability Affairs (NCDA) has commenced its Trainers’ Training on the Use of Gender Equality Focusing on Women with Disabilities, running from October 3rd to 5th, 2023...
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NCDA meets with the organizing committee of Rehabilitation International Korea

NCDA meets with the organizing committee of Rehabilitation International Korea

The NCDA team, led by Executive Director Joniro F. Fradejas and Chief of Technical Cooperation Division Mr. Dandy C. Victa, met with Mr. Sungmin Jo, Secretary General of RI Korea...
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NCDA Evaluates Accessibility for People With Disabilities In Calapan City Port and Vessel

NCDA Evaluates Accessibility for People With Disabilities In Calapan City Port and Vessel

Various government agencies collaborated in evaluating Accessibility for people with disabilities in Calapan City Port and Vessel. It was led by NCDA Director Don Fradejas and Accessibility Consultant Architect Armand...
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Measurement Of Prosthesis And Braces For Persons With Disabilities

Measurement Of Prosthesis And Braces For Persons With Disabilities

The NCDA team headed by Executive Director Joniro “Don” Fradejas with the assistance of the PBF Team led by  Mr. Francisco Santos, conducted the measurement of Prosthesis and braces for...
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Free Hearing Assessment

Free Hearing Assessment

The National Council on Disability Affairs in collaboration with Barangay 171 Bagumbong Person with Disability Association Inc. conducted the Free Hearing Assessment held on September 23, 2023 in Barangay 171...
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5th Anniversary – The Muscular Dystrophy Association Of The Philippines (MDAP)

5th Anniversary – The Muscular Dystrophy Association Of The Philippines (MDAP)

The Muscular Dystrophy Association of the Philippines (MDAP) celebrated its 5th Founding Anniversary on September 23, 2023. The celebration with the theme Life without limits: Beyond Disability and held in...
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20th Cerebral Palsy and Protection Week

20th Cerebral Palsy and Protection Week

The National Council on Disability Affairs (NCDA) joins the Nation in celebration of the 20th Cerebral Palsy  and Protection Week from September 16 – 22, 2023. This year’s theme is...
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Boccia Sports for Persons with Cerebral Palsy (4th Octavia Gonzales Tournament)

Boccia Sports for Persons with Cerebral Palsy (4th Octavia Gonzales Tournament)

In celebration of the 20th Cerebral Palsy Awareness and Protection Week, NCDA supported the Boccia Sports for Persons with Cerebral Palsy (4th Octavia Gonzales Tournament)  held at SM City Marikina...
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“Plant-Run” of The Civil Service Commission

“Plant-Run” of The Civil Service Commission

The National Council on Disability Affairs attended and participated in the first “Plant-Run” of the Civil Service Commission held in Yes City, Brgy. Cuyambay, Tanay, Rizal on September 17, 2023...
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Regional Persons With Disability Summit of Region VII – Central Visayas

Regional Persons With Disability Summit of Region VII – Central Visayas

The NCDA, in partnership with RCDA VII, DSWD, CESO IV and PDAO Mandaue Cebu, conducted the Regional Persons with Disability Summit and (Region VII – Central Visayas) on September 12-13...
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NCDA Conducts Training on Procurement Law

NCDA Conducts Training on Procurement Law

The Government Procurement Reform Law, commonly known as RA 9184, and its amended rules and regulations were covered in a three-day training for NCDA employees. The introductory remarks were delivered by...
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Trainers’ Training Manual On Gender And Equality Focusing On Women With Disabilities

Trainers’ Training Manual On Gender And Equality Focusing On Women With Disabilities

The first rollout of Luzon Cluster participants of the Trainers’ Training Manual on Gender and Equality Focusing on Women with Disabilities was held in Kimberly Hotel, Tagaytay City on September...
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