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The right to live with dignity in chosen community.

The right to participate in every aspect of life.

The right to make our own decisions.

What we do?

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Independent Living Center for Persons with Disabilities, Kathmandu (CIL-Kathmandu) is a non-profit, non-political, self-help organization run by and for persons with disabilities. It is the first disabled persons’ organization established to promote and protect the rights of people with disabilities through the concept of ‘Independent Living’ in Nepal.

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Emilie Vaslinn, of France, joined CIL-Kathmandu for some intensive training on ICT skills thanks to French volunteer sending organisation Planete Urgence.

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CIL-Kathmandu was thrilled to be an organising partner for Nepal’s inaugural International Conference on Accessible Adventure (ICAA 2018) which was held in Pokhara from March 29-31 and attended by over 150 delegates from 10 different countries.

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International Conference on Accessible Adventure


Hotel Shangri-La, Pokhara

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Earthquake Safety Day


Hotel Hardik

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International Day of Persons with Disabilities Celebrations


Bhrikutimandap, Kathmandu

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