NSLSA Master Trainer attends regional workshop for PWDs


KOHIMA, March 28: Representing the Nagaland State Legal Services Authority (NSLSA), Tongpang Jamir, Master Trainer NSLSA attended the two-day regional workshop on Rehabilitation of Persons with Disabilities with special reference to the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016 organised by Ali Yavar National Institute of Speech and Hearing Disabilities in collaboration with Office of the Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities, Government of Manipur at Imphal on March 27 and 28.
The speakers in the programme spoke on rehabilitation facilities for PWDs in Nagaland- an overview, latest trends in educational options and opportunities for children with hearing impairment, welfare schemes for persons with disabilities.
The workshop also witnessed panel discussion and group discussion on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016 and skill development programme for persons with disabilities.
Representatives from the Northastern states attended the workshop.
(Page News Service)