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Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement; Department of Rural Development in Kayin State. Local communities; Persons with Disabilities, landmine victims. No

AAR Japan provides assistance to build an inclusive society where persons with disabilities can utilize their ability at most, and can access to the general services and opportunities

ProjectImprovement of Living Environment in Community with concerns for Persons with Disabilities in Kayin State
Area of WorkVictim assistance
Appealing AgencyAssociation for Aid and Relief, Japan
Project Contact PersonKUBOTA, Kazumi (aarkrn@aarjapan.gr.jp )
Project Budget2017: US $873,000.00
Funds Requested2017: US $873,000.00
Implementing PartnersMinistry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement; Department of Rural Development in Kayin State.
Targeted BeneficiariesLocal communities; Persons with Disabilities, landmine victims.
Project Duration01-09-2017 through 31-08-2020
Project CodeP17-MY17
BUDGET ITEMS IN US$2017
Construction/Materials provision etc.US $123,000.00
Staffs/ Travel/Telecom/Office etc.US $750,000.00
TOTALUS $873,000.00
  • AAR Japan conducts PWD awareness workshops for the communities to promote understanding on (1) disability, cause and risk, such as mal nutrition, lack of hygiene environment, landmine accident, and risk reduction; (2) barrier and barrier-free in the communities.
  • AAR Japan construct/renovate community infrastructure, such as village road, well, and latrines for persons with disabilities to improve living environment of the community and accessibilities to public places.
  • AAR Japan facilitates setting up of supporting system in villages with members of Village Development Committees (VDCs), persons with disabilities and their families, to widen understanding of the community on the situation of persons with disabilities, share experience, difficulties and information among community.
  • AAR Japan provides information on medical referral, assistive devices and other rehabilitation support for persons with disabilities and their families.
  • Communities including PWDs acquire knowledge on disability, hygiene environment, risk reduction and nutrition.
  • Mobility within the community is improved through construction of barrier-free facilities.
  • Equal access and stable supply of water will be ensured for the community including PWDs.
  • PWDs and their families have access to information related to support available for PWDs.  
  • PWDs receive relevant support to have better mobility and access to public services.
$750 0002017Staffs/ Travel/Telecom/Office etc.
$123 0002017Construction/Materials provision etc.
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Fri, 09/01/2017 to Mon, 08/31/2020MyanmarVictim assistanceNoKUBOTA, Kazumi PDF icon project_details7071-951-22225.pdf