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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.

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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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CIL-Kathmandu has collaborated with the National Society for Earthquake Technology-Nepal (NSET) to deliver a program on earthquake safety for wheelchair users to mark the 20th National Earthquake Safety Day celebrated earlier in the month of January. The program was part of an ongoing series of activities CIL-Kathmandu has undertaken since the devastating earthquakes of 2015… Read more Earthquake ‘Go-Bag’ Distribution

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CIL- Kathmandu Seeks Advice from the National Society of Earthquake Technology to Provide Persons with Disabilities Guidance on Earthquake Preparedness.

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