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Reply of Mercury Drug to NCDA Letter dated 20 August 2010 Re: BFAD Case Nos. CMP-PD-2010-031 and CMP-PD-2010-032

07 September 2010 MS. NAZARITA T. TACANDONG, RPh, MPA Acting Director IV Food and Drug Administration Alabang, Muntinlupa City Re: Reply to NCDA Letter dated 20 August 2010 BFAD Case Nos. CMP-PD-2010-031 and CMP-PD-2010-032 Dear...
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JICA Officials for NHE Project Visit NCDA

JICA Officials for NHE Project Visit NCDA

NCDA Officials and the JICA Team for the Non-Handicapping Environment (NHE) Project for Rural Areas welcomed and briefed visiting expert Mr. Yutaka Takamine (seated 3rd from left) on the Council’s...
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MMDA Retains Exemption of PWDs from Vehicular Coding

As requested by NCDA, MMDA Secretary Atty. Francis N. Tolentino retained the exemption of motorists with disabilities from vehicular coding known as the UVVRP or “Unified Vehicular Volume Reduction Program”...
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Search is On for 2011 Apolinario Mabini Awards

The Philippine Foundation for the Rehabilitation of the Disabled (PFRD) Inc., has launched its search for the 2011 Apolinario Mabini Awards with culmination rites slated in July 2011. This event...
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NCDA Endorses a PWD Rights Advocate to the UN Committee on the Rights of PWDs

NCDA Endorses a PWD Rights Advocate to the UN Committee on the Rights of PWDs

A person with disability has been endorsed by the National Council on Disability Affairs (NCDA) and consequently nominated by the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) as the Philippine representative to...
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NCDA Posts Profiles from its Latest Publication on Disability Achievers

NCDA Posts Profiles from its Latest Publication on Disability Achievers

The Council has just completed its “Journey Beyond disability – Success Stories of a Disability Icon and Achievers “’ publication. It aims to launch the country’s evidence-sharing in line...
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Ability, not disAbility

Ability, not disAbility

AFS Iskolar na May “K”, Marlon Celso shares his AFS year in Michigan, USA as a goodwill ambassador AFS – YES scholar during the AFS Schooltura – An...
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PNoy’s SONA Reaches Thousands of Deaf Pinoys Nationwide!

PNoy’s SONA Reaches Thousands of Deaf Pinoys Nationwide!

NCDA lauds GMA7 for its a history making a streaming news on President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino’s State of the Nation Address (SONA) with sign language interpretation, last June 26, 2010...
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A Joint Circular on Web Accessibility Passed

A Joint Circular on Web Accessibility Passed

At the  Web Accessibility Forum launched by the NCDA SubCommittee on ICT last July 20, 2010, National Computer Center Information Technology Officer Angelita Nicolas announced the issuance of an...
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AFS-YES Scholars with Disabilities Join in the Screening of 14 Aspirants

AFS-YES Scholars with Disabilities Join in the Screening of 14 Aspirants

Returning PWD scholars led the screening of 14 hopefuls for school year 2011-2012 last June 25, 2010 hosted by NCDA. AFS Philippines Program Manager Miss Tisha Lee Eduave, in...
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