A P D A - Asian   People's   Disability   Alliance

“ NGO in Special Consultative Status with the Economic & Social Council of the United Nations ”

India

APDA worked in the slum areas of Delhi where disabled people had little or no opportunities.

Working with its partner Concerned Action Now (CAN), it:
  • provided disabled people with training to live independently
  • helped them to create jobs for themselves
  • and trained them to train other disabled people.

APDA is also planning to work in Pakistan and Bangladesh in the future.