Org description

We focus on disability mainstreaming/inclusion an initiative that empowers persons with disabilities by promoting and facilitating best practices.

Basic Information
City:
Makueni Close, Off Syokimau-Katani Road, Mombasa Road Nairobi Kenya
Email:
office@addaafrica.or.ke
Phone:
+254206003816
Country:
Kenya
Year Founded:
2000
Address:
Makueni Close, Off Syokimau-Katani Road, Mombasa Road Nairobi Kenya
Director
Peter Muasya
Who we are

ADDA focuses on disability mainstreaming/inclusion an initiative that empowers persons with disabilities by promoting and facilitating best practices. This is done within Disability Person’s Organizations (DPO’s), Organizations “of” and “for” persons with disabilities, the public sector, private sector and the development agencies to influence policymakers for the inclusion of the rights and needs of persons with disabilities in development work. The agencies are encouraged to allocate resources for inclusive services in all sectors (education, rehabilitation, career/vocational training, and employment/livelihood, etc.).

What we do

ADDA works through and with partners and stakeholders to: Advocate for skilled innovative & responsive workforce of PWDs through inclusive career/vocational training and increased retention in public and the private sector employment. Advocate for quality of life, increased opportunities, & participation of PWDs in all sectors of development through Community Based Rehabilitation (CBR) & Inclusive development. Promote disability inclusiveness in disaster risk management. Promote Research and Development.

Our vision

At ADDA we envision a society in which all persons have equal opportunities regardless of anyone’s disability and special needs. To enhance potential of men & women with disabilities while advocating for their inclusion & active participation in mainstream development endeavors as well as celebrating their diversity, improved livelihoods and self-actualization.

Our Mission

At ADDA we envision a society in which all persons have equal opportunities regardless of anyone’s disability and special needs. To enhance potential of men & women with disabilities while advocating for their inclusion & active participation in mainstream development endeavors as well as celebrating their diversity, improved livelihoods and self-actualization.

PROJECTS
Title Description Location Start Date End Date Status
Web Designer ADDA Africa is looking for a passionate and creative web designer to revamp and upgrade its website and create attractive interfaces for the site visitors. People Living With Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Virtual 2020-04-09 2020-10-30 Ongoing
Social Media Manager ADDA Africa is looking for a creative social media manager to: 1. Create and schedule innovative content (posts, Instagram stories, videos) for its social media channels. 2. Engage with its online community (including replying to their comments and messages) and grow its following across all platforms. 3. Measure, track and report on social media performance. People Living With Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Virtual 2020-04-09 2020-10-31 Ongoing
Photography & Video Editor ADDA Africa is looking for a Photography and Video Editor who will be responsible for capturing, editing, and producing stunning visuals (videos and images) of our people, beneficiaries and social impact activities. People Living With Disabilities are encouraged to apply. On-Site (Part-time) 2020-04-09 2020-10-31 Ongoing
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