December 19, 2022

We’re excited to share the recorded sessions from this year’s National Disability Conference, co-organized by Ability Bhutan Society and Perkins!

The conference was held from December 2nd–3rd, on the theme Transformative Solutions for Inclusive Development in Bhutan.

All recordings of the sessions are also shared on our Video Resources page.

Read more on the conference at National Disability Conference 2022 Kicked Off Today in Thimphu and National Disability Conference Concludes with Ten Recommendations.

Setting the Context: Inclusive Communities by Dr. Namita Jacob of Perkins International

A panel discussion on Building Independence Through Assistive Technology moderated by Dr. Namita Jacob.

A presentation by Prof. Gaurav Raheja on Universal Design: The Inclusive Way Forward.

A panel discussion on Not All Disabilities are Visible moderated by Sonam Ura.

A panel discussion on Social Protection and Rights of People with Disabilities/Child with Disabilities on Social and Economic Inclusion moderated by Dr. Sanga.

A presentation on Building Independence and Learning in Multi-ability Classes by Madam Yeshey Choeki

A presentation on Person-Centered Planning by Ms. Karma Sonam Dorji of PHENSEM Parents Support Group

A presentation of Ten Recommendations by Ms. Norbu Dema, Director of the Bhutan Foundation.