Entries by Luther Mendin

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 […]


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 […]


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 […]

Disability and Startup Project Newsletter Launch_Maiden Edition

We’re excited to announce the launch of the electronic version of the “Disability and Start Up Project (DASU) Newsletter”. The newsletter which is our maiden edition covers the period July-December, 2018.  It is dedicated to sharing progress, success stories of beneficiaries, and an informed commentary all intended to better the lives of people with disabilities […]

Diagnostic Study on Disabled Peoples’ Organisations and National Union of Organisations of the Disabled”_Report Launch

December 3rd, 2018     we are pleased to announce the launch of a ground-breaking report that articulates the capacity building needs of some Disabled People Organizations in Liberia. This report is titled “Diagnostic Study on Disabled Peoples’ Organisations and National Union of Organisations of the Disabled”. The report outlines the desk review process, case […]

International Day of People with Disabilities-Guest Speech by Silvia Poggioli – Alliance on Disability Chairperson

December 3rd, 2018 Distinguished representatives of the Government and diplomatic missions, Esteemed officials and staff of NUOD, NCD and Disabled People Organizations, Fellow colleagues from the Development Community and Intergovernmental organizations, Members of the Media, Persons with Disabilities, Distinguished Ladies and Gentlemen. Thank you for giving me the chance to speak with you today. It […]