Entries by Luther Mendin

Vacancy No. 5: Consultant-Mid-Term Evaluation-DASU Project

Project AID-011516-AICS Issued on: 13 November 2019 Deadline for Application: 30 November 2019 Background information People with Disabilities (PwDs) face numerous physical, attitudinal, social, cultural and economic barriers in exercising their citizenship rights. These barriers affect all the different facets of their lives, starting from school education and friendship with their peers, to access to […]

Internship: Communications Assistant_Partime

Job Vacancy No.6 Description:  Communications Assistant (1 Position) Job Title: Internship: Part time Communications AssistantQualified persons with disabilities and women are strongly encouraged to apply Organization profile and background: AIFO- Liberia The “Association Friends of Raoul Follereau” (AIFO) is an Italian non-for-profit organisation who has been present in Liberia since 1997. AIFO-Liberia envisions to offer […]

DISABILITY AND STARTUP PROJECT NEWSLETTER: ISSUE 3

We are excited to announce the publication of the Third Issue of the “Disability and Startup Project Newsletter” The newsletter covers the period July-October, 2019. This edition highlights success stories of AIFO-Liberia project beneficiaries and a guest editorial focusing on personal experiences of AIFO’s interventions in Liberia. The newsletter is also part of AIFO’s effort to highlight best practices working with people with disabilities […]

DPOs Abridged Training and Recommendation Manual

This abridged training and recommendation manual is produced to support the work of Disabled People Organisations(DPOs) in their institutional and managerial capacity. The manual was produced following a residential training for heads of DPOs facilitated by Giampiero Griffo, former president of Disabled People International and S. Kpanbaweazee Duworko, Media and Disability Consultant. Please follow this […]

Baseline Survey Report: Mapping Social Economy in Liberia

The study was conducted in Monrovia, Bong, Nimba and Grand Gedeh Counties by a team of Researchers between August and December, 2018. The project is being implemented along with the National Union of Organisations of the Disabled and the National Commission on Disabilities.The study investigates the current structure and reality of social enterprises in Liberia […]

Disability and Startup Project Newsletter-Issue:2

We are excited to announce the publication of the Second Issue of the “Disability and Startup Project Newsletter”. The newsletter covers the period January-June, 2019. It is dedicated to sharing progress, success stories of beneficiaries, and an informed editorial all intended to improve the lives of people with disabilities in Liberia. The newsletter is also part of AIFO’s effort to highlight best practices working with people […]

WHAT IS AIFO?

In this video, AIFO-Liberia Communication and Program Advisor, Luther Mendin shares his thoughts about AIFO along with other representatives and volunteers of AIFO around the world.

Does Noisy Data Put IATI Users Off?

In this interview with Publish What You Fund, Silvia Poggioli, Country Director of AIFO-Liberia and Chairperson of the Alliance on Disability shares her experience using International Aid Transparency Initiative (IATI) data to find out which donors currently support, or have previously supported work with the disability movement in Liberia. More specifically, she wanted to know […]

PRESS RELEASE: PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES AND STAKEHOLDERS TO DIALOGUE ON INCLUSIVE DEVELOPMENT

25/03/2019 The National Union of Organisations of the Disabled in collaboration with AIFO-Liberia, with technical support from the Alliance on Disability will host a one-day workshop amongst stakeholders and persons with disabilities on Wednesday, 27th March, 2019 at the Corina Hotel in Monrovia. The workshop will hear from leading experts on the United Nations Convention […]