Persons with disabilities have traditionally had a more difficult time getting employment. A lack of accessibility and educational opportunities leads to a considerable number of persons with disabilities lagging behind in the socio-economic arena.

NOWPDP supports employment of persons with disabilities by working on their capacity building as well as organizations’.

NOWPDP has a two-pronged strategy for economic empowerment that works through its program Yaqeeen.

Recruitment of Persons with Disabilities:

This involves the outreach of candidates, their career development and their employment.

Capacity Building of Organizations.

This revolves around the capacity building of all organizations to include persons with disabilities as employees and consumers both. This includes infrastructural audits, employee sensitization, and role mapping for persons with disabilities.