Innovative Practice 2021 on Inclusive Employment and ICT
Vocational training and seed capital to support entrepreneurs with deafblindness
Sense International India is a national NGO supporting people with deafblindness. Sense India provides vocational training and seed capital to adults with deafblindness to launch micro-enterprises in their community. It also adapts vocational training curriculum and trains vocational instructors to better respond to the needs of persons with deafblindness. Since 2014, 600 adults have been trained and 130 have received seed capital to start their own ventures.
“I am delighted that my son has been employed, which has brought him excitement and satisfaction.”
|Name of Innovative Practice:||Income Generation Activities for Persons with Deafblindness|
|Organisation:||Sense International India|
|Sub-Category||A project of Civil Society|