DOCUSOUND is a socially inclusive crossmedia platform for production and distribution of creative audio-documentaries, it is an ACP‐EU Support Programme to ACP Cultural Sectors implemented by the Secretariat of the ACP Group of States and funded by the European Union. DOCUSOUND is a project developed by COL’OR NGO in partnership with Kenya Union of the Blind and the Secretariat of the African Decade of Persons with Disabilities.
COL’OR is an independent Italian NGO unrelated to any specific political or religious value. It has been established in 2002 and since then it has worked in Africa (Kenya, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde), the Balkans (Albania) and South America (Argentina), on education, health, WASH (water, sanitation and hygiene), employment for the young generations and active environmental protection. COL’OR supports the promotion of the people through the implementation of cooperation projects of any nature fully respecting the needs and sensitivities of the local population. DOCUSOUND is COL’OR first media literacy and access to information project that comes after 10-year experience in working with the young generations to help them build their future.
KENYA UNION OF THE BLIND is a non-profit organization that advocates for an accessible and inclusive society with equal opportunities for blind and visually impaired people to fully paticipate in all spects of social, economic, cultural and political life.
SECRETARIAT OF THE AFRICAN DECADE OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES is a technical agency that has created a credible niche in the disability programming and policy implementation processes by working in partnership with the African Union (AU), governments, Civil Society and Continental/ Regional and National Disabled People’s Organisations (DPOs) in Africa.
Executive Editor: Fabrizia Galvagno
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