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NDS: A strong voice for disabilty service providers
NDS is the only organisation that represents the full spectrum of disability service providers across Australia. From small support groups to large multi-service organizations, NDS has been providing a united voice on disability issues for over 7 decades. Promoting quality service provisions and life opportunities for people with disabilities, NDS is THE Australian peak body for non-government disability services.
Read more at: https://www.nds.org.au/
Workability International is proud to share the winning photo of the 2016 Photo Contest:
The photo titled "Learning of Know How" was taken by Syed Mozammel and submitted by the Bangladesh Protibondhi Foundation.
Bangladesh Protibondhi Foundation (BPF) is a non-profit, non-government, philanthropic organization started working with a handful of trained multidisciplinary team in May 1984. The strength of the organization has been in the development of evidence-based strategies for the prevention, early identification and optimum development of CWD’s, including those at-risk. BPF is providing services to the hard-core poor children with and without disabilities including those at-risk and their families, to optimize development, ensure educational and social participation, economic empowerment, within a safe and protective environment.
To read more about the BPF, visit http://www.bpfbd.com/
Congratulations to the winners of the 2015 Workability International Photo Competition!
1st place: SINAM, India
Judges comments: The winning smile of the young man pictured told a story all on its own. The simplicity of the shot, and the goat made this photo a clear favourite.
2nd place: Southland disAbility Enterprises, New Zealand
Judges comments: This image shows two people working together to accomplish a task, they look like they love their roles and working together and the colours in the image work well together.
3rd place: NRCD, Nepal
Judges comments: This photo captures people in a partnership, working together and helping each other and the community. The black and white image also adds to the depth of the photo.
Workability International was pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 Workability International Photo Competition at last week's AGM.
We received 30 photos from 10 countries and the standard of entries was excellent with all images truly showcasing people with disability in socially valued roles.
The result of the Workability International photo competition, 2013 was announced at the AGM. There were 74 entries from 16 organisations in Hong Kong, Australia, New Zealand, Spain, Japan, Netherlands, Nepal, Norway, Bangladesh and Sweden; and the winner was Hong Kong's TWGHs iBakery entry of "Ho and Vicky" (above). TWGHs iBakery received a prize of a DSLR camera and lenses to the value of USD 1,000.