Advocating for Disability Rights in Uganda

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Wednesday, November 29, 2017 11:30 AM - 12:45 PM

Michael is the Technical Advisor on HIV/AIDS, disability and sexual and gender-based violence for the Masaka Association of Persons with Disabilities Living with HIV&AIDS (MADIPHA). MADIPHA's mission is to promote access to comprehensive HIV&AIDS services by all Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) through advocacy, mobilization, sensitization and training. Michael worked to lobby for changing policies that maintain exclusion and segregation of PWDs from society.