1 Alumni Series Showcase on the Disability Sector


Start Date: 30 April 2018

End Date: 30 April 2018

Venue: Hotel Timor

Alumni Showcase on the Disability Sector in Timor-Leste

According to the 2015 census there are over 40,000 people with a disability in Timor-Leste. This showcase brings together practitioners and those living with a disability in Timor-Leste to provide different perspectives and spark debate about some of the challenges people with disabilities face accessing their rights.

The event features presentations from four Australia award alumni:
Monrique dos Reis– who will present findings from his research on access to education for people with visual disabilities.
Dulce da Cunha – who will share her professional experience working with PHD in the disability sector in Timor-Leste.
Jose do Karmo – who will present on how he accessed scholarships as a person living with a disability.
Angelo Venceslau – who will discuss his experience living with a disability in Timor-Leste and as a student studying in Australia.

Disability issues flyer

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