National Disabled Fund (NDF)
In accordance with the proclamation of the United Nation (UN
), International Year of Disabled Persons (IYDP
) was observed in 1981 worldwide. The general Assembly called for a plan of action at international, regional & National levels with emphasizing on equalization of opportunities, rehabilitation & prevention of disabilities.
In Nepal, that year different disabled related programs were implemented by the government, forming an International Year of Disabled Persons 1981 National Committee. On the occasion of IYDP
, National Disabled Fund (NDF) was established on 31st December, 1981 by Social Welfare Council (SWC
As a humanitarian organization NDF has been rendering support to persons with Disabilities through implementing meaningful charitable programs focusing on physical rehabilitation, education, vocational trainings and enhancing living condition of People with Disabilities (PWDS
) for over more than three decades.
Social Welfare Council Nepal. http://www.swc.org.np/
Handicap International http://www.handicap-international.us/
Ministry of women, Children & Social Welfare. http://www.mowcsw.gov.np/