Capacity Building for Non-Governmental Organisations in the Disability Sector

Course Description

The training programme on “Capacity Building for NGOs in the Disability Sector” is being offered by the Global Rainbow Foundation as part of the project ''Enable Mauritius: Leaving No-one Behind, people with disabilities'' which is funded by the European Union, and targets managers and/or staff of non-governmental organisations who work in the disability sector. There are six modules in this programme. The main content is hosted on the mooKIT platform and you will be guided on how to access the materials. Face to face sessions will be organised as per timetable issued by GRF. Each module has a different tutor/ team and you will be expected to interact with them through the forums or through any other channel of communication specified by the tutors.

Course Contents

Module 1: Project Management / Module 2: Community Based Rehabilitation Inclusion Development / Module 3: NGO Management / Module 4: Disability Rights Awareness / Module 5: Policy Advocacy / Module 6: Assistive Clothing for Physical Disabilities

Target audience

This training programme is designed for the staffs or managers from NGOs in the disability sector who have registered in the training course ''Capacity Building for NGOs in the Disability Sector'' under the project Enable Mauritius: Leaving No-one Behind, people with disabilities.

Outcomes of this Course

By the end of this training, participants will 1. have an exposure of the relevant practical skills needed to operate efficiently an NGO; 2. be more effective in dealing with disability-related issues faced by NGOs; 3. acquire the key competencies: in writing and managing projects, in mounting advocacy case file and how to integrate participatory approach at the level of decision-making for the betterment of people with disability; and 4. become reflective and problem-solving persons with the aim to change the lives of People with Disability.


You will be awarded a Certificate of Participation by the GRF based on the following criteria: a. Attendance: 90% b. Assessment/Assignment: 10% This is an MQA Approved course (Mauritius Qualifications Authority)