Tay Ninh Action Plan in Disability of the Year by DOLISA and DIRECT

 Mr. Mike Greene, Mission Director, USAID/Vietnam

Mr. Mike Greene, Mission Director, USAID/Vietnam

April 2017, Tay ninh, Vietnam -- The workshop on reviewing action plans in disability of 2016 and disseminating action plans to support the people with disabilities of 2017 in Tay Ninh was jointly organized by DOLISA and DIRECT program/VNAH on 26th of April 2017. The workshop attended by more than 100 participants from local government agencies, provincial and district People’s Committees, local and international organizations such as USAID, VietHealth, DRD, Tay Ninh VAVA, Blind Association… working on disability in Tay Ninh Province.
Workshop concentrated on presentation of achievements and discussion on the challenges in implementation of the year 2016. In addition, DOLISA also disseminated Tay Ninh action plans in disability of 2017 and CRPD plan approved by Tay Ninh People’s Committee. Mr. Micheal Green, General Director of USAID was invited to attend and giving remarks in this workshop. In his speeches, he appreciated the efforts of Tay Ninh province in supporting the people with disability, especially the initial success of USAID DIRECT project implemented by VNAH. These plans and program are regarding as major mechanism for enforcement of CRPD and other disability policies in Tay Ninh.